Long Beach College Football Player Identified as Victim in Deadly Shooting at Jack in the Box

A Long Beach City College football player was shot and killed after a shooting in north Long Beach.

Around 12:15 a.m. Tuesday, LBPD responded to reports of a shooting at a Jack in the Box near Atlantic Avenue and 52nd Street. When they arrived they found a man was shot in the torso and slumped over inside a blue Chevy Impala in the parking lot.

Authorities pronounced him dead on the scene. He was later identified as 20-year-old Guy Eugene Alford, of Hawthorne.

LBPD said it was unclear what led to the shooting, and a suspect description was not available.

A GoFundMe page was created for him. If you would like to donate, you may do so by clicking here.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with more information is urged to call homicide Detectives Shea Robertson and Oscar Valenzuela at (562) 570-7244. Anonymous tips may be given to L.A. Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.