Detectives believe the victim was approached by two assailants who wore dark clothing and masks, and one or both fired several times before they fled on foot.
Maria Gonzalez wept as she said her daughter’s death “took a big chunk away from my heart.”
Detectives with LBPD presented the case to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office, which will now consider whether to charge Luis Oros, 22, with murder.
A man who was found shot in a vehicle near the Coolidge Triangle neighborhood in North Long Beach Friday evening died at a local hospital, police announced Saturday.
A man critically wounded in a Central Long Beach shooting Monday morning has died, police said Tuesday, and detectives are trying to sort out how the man who died and two other people injured in the shooting were involved.
Detectives are still searching the area for additional evidence and witnesses.
People in Arthur Touch’s life were shocked to learn he was killed this week in a shooting that police suspect was gang-related.
The boy, identified as Arthur Touch, of Long Beach, died at the scene, authorities said.
The man was in the park when an unidentified assailant or assailants walked up to him and fired several shots, then fled in an unknown direction.
Detectives learned the victim and suspect knew each other, and they believe the motive is based on an accusation of domestic violence and an assault to victim’s relatives.