LONG BEACH (CBSLA) — Authorities this weekend were investigating the shooting death of a man in Long Beach.
The incident in the area of 72nd Street and Atlantic Place was reported to patrol officers before 9:30 p.m. Saturday. It was then that officers were flagged down by a citizen who reported that a shooting had occurred.READ MORE: Authorities Seek Public Assistance In Locating Stanton Hit-And-Run Driver
When officers arrived on scene, they located a man who had been shot multiple times inside a parked car. He was pronounced dead at the scene.READ MORE: Hundreds Of Local Students Pound The Pavement In Rose Bowl Half Marathon In Pasadena
A motive for the shooting is not known. Detectives are actively working to obtain additional information.
The identity of the victim has been withheld pending notification of next of kin.MORE NEWS: Injured Hiker Rescued From Temescal Gateway Park
Anyone with more information about this incident was asked to call Homicide Detectives Leticia Gamboa or Ethan Shear at (562) 570-7244.