LONG BEACH (CBSLA.com) — A bicyclist was shot near Long Beach Polytechnic High School Wednesday afternoon.

The incident, which is believed to be unrelated to the campus, happened around 4:20 p.m. at Atlantic Avenue and Esther Street.

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The man was shot in the torso, according to Sgt. Aaron Eaton of the Long Beach Police Department.

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Eaton said it’s unknown if the shooting was gang-related even though gang detectives were investigating the crime.

The victim is in serious condition.

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