A man was shot to death in Long Beach and witness tips led to officers arresting two suspects, authorities said today.

The shooting occurred at about 10:20 a.m. on Saturday in the area of Seventh Street and Magnolia Avenue, according to a Long Beach Police Department statement.

Officers responding to a report of gunshots found the man suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper body, police said. The victim was later identified as Anthony Valentino Lopez, a 27-year-old resident of Long Beach.

Witnesses described a vehicle they saw leaving the area and officers on patrol nearby located a victim matching that description, police said.

The officers stopped the vehicle and detained two men inside who were subsequently arrested, officials said. A firearm was recovered.

The men were arrested were Alejandro Lara Delgado, 33, of Long Beach, who was booked on one count of murder; and Xavier Alexandro Vasquez, 37, of Long Beach, who was booked on one count of murder and two unrelated outstanding warrants.

Delgado is being held on $2 million bail, and Vasquez on bail of $2.02 million bail.

Police asked anyone with information to contact detectives Oscar Valenzuela or Leticia Gamboa at 562-570-7244. Anonymous tips may be submitted through “LA Crime Stoppers” by calling 800-222-TIPS (8477), downloading the “P3 Tips” app to your smartphone (available at the Apple app store or Google Play), or by visiting www.lacrimestoppers.org.

Editor’s note: This story has been updated with the name of the victim, and the names of the suspects.