A Monday afternoon shooting left a 16-year-old boy wounded near the Michelle Obama Library in North Long Beach, police said.
Officers arrived at the 5800 block of Atlantic Avenue near the Michelle Obama Library at about 2:15 p.m. where they found the boy with a gunshot wound to his lower body, police spokeswoman Jennifer De Prez said.
The victim was taken to a local hospital to be treated for the non-life-threatening wound.
Officers checked the area to ensure there were no additional victims, De Prez said.
Police do not have a suspect description or a reason for the shooting yet, but gang detectives are investigating, she said.
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