The 45-year-old reggae and hip-hop artist frequently performed at local establishments.
A police official said it’s “too soon to speculate” why the shootings are happening, but an intelligence bulletin sent to officers tied at least some of them to a specific gang.
Authorities are investigating whether any of the shootings over the weekend are related.
The shootings happened all over Long Beach within a span of a few hours last night.
Two men are expected to survive after they were struck during separate shootings in Long Beach over the weekend.
Two separate shootings that occurred in Long Beach on Friday and Saturday evenings left two men injured but alive, according to the Long Beach Police Department (LBPD).
Two separate shootings that occurred in Long Beach over the weekend left two men injured but alive, in stable condition, according to the Long Beach Police Department (LBPD).
Two men were injured and a vehicle was damaged during three separate gang-related shootings in Long Beach over the weekend, authorities said.
Separate shootings that occurred Thursday evening near North Long Beach and MacArthur Park resulted in the injuries of one male juvenile and one man, authorities said.
Three people were injured during separate shooting incidents in Long Beach over the weekend, according to authorities.