Family of Veteran Fatally Shot Launches GoFundMe

A beloved father and Army veteran was fatally shot outside his residence in Long Beach. The Long Beach Police Department reported that the incident occurred on Thursday near Atlantic and 61st Street.

Mario Morales-Moreno, aged 51, was doing routine yard work outside his home when he was tragically shot to death.

The aftermath of this senseless act has left loved ones and the community in mourning.

On Friday night, a somber gathering took place outside Morales-Moreno’s residence, where friends, family, and concerned community members came together to pay their respects.

The tragic loss of Mario Morales-Moreno serves as a stark reminder of the devastating impact of gun violence on individuals, families, and communities.

As the investigation into this heart-wrenching incident continues, the community remains united in grief and solidarity, seeking justice for the beloved victim and his grieving family.

The family has set up a GoFundMe page to support Morales-Moreno’s loved ones during this challenging time. You can contribute and offer your support by visiting the GoFundMe page here:

Every donation, no matter how small, will make a meaningful difference in helping the family cope with their loss and navigate the difficult road ahead.