Man Is Found Shot To Death, 10th. St Just East Of Alamitos Ave. (border 1st/6th Council districts)
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(Feb. 12, 2017, 12:25 p.m.) -- A man (adult) was found fatally shot in the predawn hours today (Sunday Feb. 12) in the area of 10th St. just east of Alamitos Ave. (border of 1st/6th Council districts, but in the 6th district on the north side of 10th St.)
It's LB's fifth homicide of 2017, three of which occurred in LB's 6th Council district within the past 26 days, and roughly a block from where a man was shot/wounded on Feb. 2 (1000 Lewis Ave., 6th dist. bordering 1st district.)
In a release, LBPD states that on Feb. 12 at roughly 3:30 a.m., LBPD officers were dispatched to a call reporting gunshots and a person down in the street in the 1100 block of E. 10th St. They found a man (adult) with gunshot wounds in a vehicle in a parking area, and LBFD pronounced the victim deceased at the scene.
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2014 to date: Red Xs=homicides; Blue Xs= shootings, person wounded; Brown Xs=shots fired at victim(s), not hit; Purple Xs=shots at occupied residence/vehicle; Green Xs= shots at unoccupied vehicle/residence; Grey Xs=shots fired (no hit, no target identified); Orange X's=non-fatal stabbings. Map is unofficial. A separate map (not shown here) indicates add'l shootings in NLB.
LBPD identifies the victim as Christopher Ray Woods, 26, of Long Beach. There's no suspect information immediately available; a motive for the shooting is unknown...and LBPD's investigation remains ongoing.
LBPD asks anyone with information regarding this incident to call Homicide Detectives at (562) 570-7244. Anonymous tips may be submitted through "LA Crime Stoppers" by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), downloading the "P3 Tips" app to your smart phone (available at the Apple App store and Google Play), or visiting www.lacrimestoppers.org.
Feb. 5: Man (adult) is shot, 1200 block Stanley Ave. (south of Anaheim St. and east of Junipero Ave., western part of 4th Council district), coverage here.
Feb. 2: Man (adult is shot, 1000 block Lewis Ave. (6th dist. bordering 1st dist.), coverage here.
Jan. 30: Gunfire, 4600 Banner Drive (area of traffic-roundabout San Antonio Dr./Orange Ave., border of 7th and 8th Council districts, coverage here.
Jan 28: Teenage boy fatally shot, 900 block Maine Ave. (1st dist, coverage here.)
Jan.25: Man shot to death, 1300 block Wesley Dr (north of LBCC PCH campus, 6th Council district), coverage here.
Jan. 17, 2017: Man fatally shot, 600 block E. Burnett St. (6th dist.), coverage here.
Jan. 10, 2017: 6300 block Knight Ave. (9th dist., south of Ramona Park): two adults shot (woman dies, man is wounded), coverage .here.
Sept. 15: Man is Shot, 3400 block of E. 67th St. (9th dist.), coverage here.
Sept. 14: Man fatally shot, woman wounded, 5400 block Atlantic Ave. (8th dist.), coverage here
Sept 14: Shots fired, vehicle damaged, area 11th/Gaviota.(6th dist.)
September 12: Woman found deceased in residence, 6700 block Gardenia (9th dist.), coverage here
Sept. 11: Man Shot To Death, Locust Ave./12th St., (1st dist.) coverage here
Sept 5: Man Found Fatally Shot On Road Within Long Beach Port (2nd dist.), coverage here.
Sept. 1 and 2: Two Shootings In Two Days Hit Vehicles, Miss Persons: One in NLB, Another in Central LB, coverage here.
Aug. 30: Man (adult) is shot -- and killed -- in the area of Hile Ave. north of 16th St. The area is just west of Temple Ave., about three blocks north and a bit west of LB's iconic "Joe Jost's." (4th dist.) LBREPORT.com coverage here
Aug. 29, 15th St./Walnut Ave., 1:10 a.m., man shows up at hospital with a gunshot wound, says a man tried to rob him and then shot him; officers unable to find evidence of a shooting at that location (6th dist.) LBREPORT.com coverage here
Aug. 29, 1:45 a.m., man shot, area 15th St./Gundry Ave., possible drive-by shooting (6th dist.) LBREPORT.com coverage here
Aug. 28, 12:30 a.m., Anaheim St./Newport Ave.; shots fired at victims in a vehicle; vehicle is hit, occupants not hit (4th dist.)
Aug. 22: Man (adult) shot, area 11th St./MLK Ave. (6th dist.), coverage here.
Aug. 11: Man (adult) shot, 200 block of 69th Way (9th district), coverage here
Aug. 11: Juvenile shot, 11th St/MLK Ave. (6th dist.), coverage here
Aug. 6: Mother and daughter (age 4) are shot to death, 9th St./Locust Ave. (1st distict), coverage here
Aug 6: Group fight, two stabbed, one of whom dies, 2600 block E. Anaheim St. (6th dist.), coverage here
Aug. 5: Body of 19 yr old found at Willow St./San Gabriel River, a homicide (5th dist.), coverage here