(Feb. 17, 2007) -- A man was fatally shot in the 1700 block of Cherry Ave. (just south of PCH) shortly after midnight on Feb. 16.
Details remain sketchy as we post. LBPD says officers responded to a "shots fired" call and found the man lying on the sidewalk, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the upper torso. He was pronounced dead at the scene by LB paramedics
The L.A. County Coroner's office says the deceased was an adult male but is withholding further identification pending notification of legal next of kin.
LBPD has no suspect descriptions as we post. Anyone with information about what took place is asked to contact LBPD Homicide Detectives Terri Hubert or Russell Moss at (562) 570-7244.