(July 29, 2002) -- A 29 year old LB resident was fatally shot on July 27 at roughly 3 a.m. in the 1400 block of E. 14th St. (b/w Orange and Walnut Aves.) in the 6th Council district
Police found the victim, Noe Gonzales of LB, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to his torso; he died at a local hospital a short time later.
LBPD says its preliminary investigation indicates the victim was approached by a male Hispanic who walked up and shot him multiple times. The motive for the shooting is unknown.
Police ask anyone with information about this crime to call LBPD Homicide Detectives Bryan McMahon or Paul Edwards at (562) 570-7244.