Woman shot in her car following apparent verbal dispute, police say

A woman was injured and drove herself to the hospital after she was shot following a verbal dispute, police said.

The shooting occurred in the area near Paramount Boulevard and South Street in North Long Beach around 7:43 p.m. Friday. The woman was being treated for non-life threatening wounds to her upper body, police said.

The woman told police she was driving in the area when she was shot by a man standing in the area following a verbal dispute between the two shortly before, according to the LBPD.

Officers arrived to the area of Paramount Boulevard and South Street but were unable to locate a crime scene, however, they did find strike marks on the victim’s vehicle, police said.

No other information on a potential suspect or what lead to the verbal dispute was available.

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