Long Beach police say a man was found lying in the street with a gunshot wound is hospitalized in stable condition. LBPD officers arrived around 1:30 a.m., Dispatched to the shooting in the 2000 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. Long Beach Fire Department transported the victim, in stable condition, to a local hospital.
The investigation is ongoing and possibly gang related according to Long Beach Police Department spokeswoman Marlene Arrona.
Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact the Gang Investigations Section at (562) 570-7370. Anonymous tips may be submitted by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), texting TIPLA plus your tip to CRIMES (274637), or visiting www.lacrimestoppers.org.