A homeless man was stabbed to death along The Promenade in Downtown Long Beach Tuesday night, police said today.
Little information was available about possible suspects, but police said the 41-year-old victim was stabbed after some kind of fight with at least one other person at the intersection of Ocean Boulevard and The Promenade.
Police were called around 8:50 p.m. after the man had been stabbed “multiple times in the upper torso with a sharp object,” police said in a statement.
“When officers arrived, the victim was being treated by the Long Beach Fire Department,” Police said. “The victim was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.”
Authorities haven’t publicly identified the victim.
They asked anyone with details to contact homicide detectives at 562-570-7244. Anonymous tips can be given by calling Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS or visiting crimestoppers.org.