Gang-Related Shooting Damages Vehicle in Long Beach’s Westside

A vehicle was damaged during a possible gang-related shooting in Long Beach’s Westside neighborhood early Wednesday morning, authorities said.

Officers were dispatched to the 3500 block of Caspian Avenue at 12:35AM on Wednesday, January 6, regarding a shots fired call, Long Beach Police Department (LBPD) spokeswoman Nancy Pratt said.

No gunshot victims or suspects were located, but police did find a vehicle struck by gunfire, she added.

The investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information regarding this incident should contact the Gang Enforcement Section at 562.570.7370; anonymous tips may be submitted by calling 1.800.222.TIPS (8477), texting TIPLA plus your tip to CRIMES (274637), or visiting

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