Nov. 18: Parts Of NLB See/Hear Gunfire Sat Nite: Shell Casings Area 68th/Paramount And Business Window Shot Out 6600 block Cherry Ave. (9th dist.)
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(Nov. 19, 2017) -- Parts of North Long Beach's 9th Council district saw/heard gunfire on Saturday night (Nov. 18.)
LBPD Public Information Officer Sgt. Brad Johnson tells LBREPORT.com that in the 7 p.m. hour, a caller reported shots-fired and LBPD officers found shell casings in the area of 68th St./Paramount Blvd. (with a suspicious vehicle last seen headed toward the 91 freeway.)
Just minutes later at 7:45 p.m., officers were dispatched to the 6600 block of Cherry Ave. regarding a window to a business shot out.
No injuries were reported at either location. LBPD's investigation is ongoing.
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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); White X=shots fired at a business; Orange X's=non-fatal stabbings. Map is unofficial. A separate map (not shown here) indicates add'l shootings in Central LB.
Other recent shootings:
Oct. 29: Area 8th/Olive, male suspects fire handgun at two victims, 2 a.m. hour (1st Council district) LBREPORT.com coverage here: coverage here.
Oct. 24: Man in vehicle is wounded, suspect is a woman, area Anaheim St./Mira Mar (4th Council district) LBREPORT.com coverage here.
Oct. 19: "Ride-by" shooting from a bicycle, man in car isn't hit, vehicle is damaged, 1900 block Caspian Ave. (1st dist.), LBREPORT.com coverage here.
Oct. 18, approx. 5:00 a.m., 500 block W. 9th St. (near Magnolia Ave.), man hit by gunfire (1st dist., LBREPORT.com coverage here.)
Oct 11, 9:25 p.m.: Two men (adults) shot/killed, two others wounded, area Anaheim St./Walnut Ave. (6th Council district, LBREPORT.com coverage here.)
Oct 7: Midnight hour double shooting leaves one man dead, another wounded, 1200 block E. 56th St. (8th Council district) (LBREPORT.com coverage here.)
Sept. 16: Man robbed at gunpoint, 3600 block E. Anaheim St., by two suspects, one fires at him but misses (4th Council district, LBREPORT.com coverage here.)
Aug. 23: Boy (male juvenile) shot at midafternoon, 200 block of W. 14th St. (alongside 14th St. Park, 1st Council district), coverage here.
Aug. 17: Man is shot and killed, area 900 block Dayman St., drives to 1900 block Myrtle, crashes car, is found deceased (6th district, here.)
Aug. 15: Person (gender, age uncertain) is shot/wounded, 2600 block of E. 56th St. (8th district, coverage here.)
Aug 12: Man shot to death, 7th/Orange Ave. (border 1st/2nd Council districts, coverage here)
Aug. 7: 2300 block E. 14th St., man is shot (coverage here.)
Aug. 1: 1300 block Taper St. (SW of Wardlow Rd/710 freeway), man and woman shot/wounded (coverage here.)
July 22, 1700 block Daisy Ave. (1st dist.), vehicles hit by gunfire (coverage here.)
July 22, 400 block Maine (1st dist.) man is shot/killed in 2 a.m. hour. (coverage here)
July 16, Harbor Ave./PCH (1st dist.), person(s) fires shots in area of family/friends outdoor gathering, no person(s) hit (coverage here)
July 16, 15th/Rose (6th dist.), male juvenile shot
July 15, MLK/PCH (6th dist.), group of four male and female Blacks and Samoan juveniles approached by two Hispanic men or older juveniles who exit vehicle; one produces a handgun and fires at the group; one victim hit