LONG BEACH (CBSLA) — A man on a bicycle was wounded Monday by Long Beach police after allegedly firing shots at the officers.
Officers were dispatched to Martin Luther King Jr. Park, at 1950 Lemon Ave., regarding a report of gunfire about 2 p.m., according to the Long Beach Police Department.READ MORE: Angels Reportedly Re-Sign Closer Raisel Iglesias To Four-Year Deal
Officers found the suspect near East Leigh Court and Orange Avenue. The suspect then and fired at the officers and they returned fire, according to the LBPD.READ MORE: Authorities Reveal Victim of Fatal 57 Freeway Crash In Fullerton On Monday
The suspect was shot in the upper body and taken to a hospital in unknown condition.
No officers were injured in the shooting.MORE NEWS: Ducks Blow Late Three-Goal Lead, Beat Kings 5-4 In Shootout
Anyone with information about the shooting was encouraged to contact homicide detectives Michael Hubbard and Leticia Gamboa at 562-570-7244.