Man Struck by Gunfire in Long Beach Shooting • Long Beach Post

A man was injured when he was struck during a shooting in Long Beach on Tuesday.

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Police responded to the shooting at 2:30AM in the 300 block of West Pacific Coast Highway where they located the victim with a non-life threatening gunshot wound to his upper torso, according to Long Beach Police Department (LBPD) spokeswoman Arantxa Chavarria.

Long Beach paramedics transported him to a local hospital in stable condition.

Authorities are investigating the shooting and gang-related, Chavarria said.

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Stephanie Rivera covers immigration and the north, west and central parts of Long Beach. Reach her at [email protected] or on Twitter at @StephRivera88.

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