More ELB Gunfire: Man Is Shot/Wounded 2400 block Granada (4th Dist Near 5th Dist. Border); It's THIRD Shooting Crime Scene Within A Week "East of Redondo" In Councilman Supernaw's District
Signal Hill PD investigating reported Hilltop Park gunfire about a half hour later (no victims or casings found)
Residents mindful of recent mass shooting (12 shot/3 dead) at residence along 7th St. @ Temple (west of Redondo/2nd Dist.)
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(Nov. 2, 2019, 8:55 a.m.) -- A man was shot/wounded in the midnight hour Saturday (Nov. 2) in an alley in the 2400 block of Granada Ave. (south of 405 freeway, just west of Clark Ave. (4th district close to border with the 5th district.) Social networks (including NextDoor) lit up with residents who heard the gunfire and expressed concern over the number of shootings in normally quiet suburban ELB.
It's the third shooting crime scene within a week in the "east of Redondo" portion of Councilman Daryl Supernaw's 4th district (whose western neighborhoods adjoining the 6th Council district areas have chronically endured gang-related shootings. There's no official indication at this point that the three easterly 4th district shootings are related.
LBPD overnight Watch Commander Lt. James Richardson tells LBREPORT.com (preliminary information ) that on Nov. 2 at 12:05 a.m., LBPD received a call from a man who said he'd been shot in the area of the 2400 block of Granada Ave.; officers responded, confirmed the victim's shooting injury and LBFD transported him to a hospital with a "non-life-threaetening" wound. Lt. Richardson says the man told officers he was walking in an alley, observed a dark sedan approaching, heard a shot, felt the pain of a gunshot wound and realized he was hit as the vehicle fled the scene. LBPD detectives responded, the motive is unknown for now and LBPD's investigation is continuing.
Jan 1, 2018 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; Blue * asterisk=victim hit, police unable to locate crime scene. Map is unofficial.
LBREPORT.com has separately learned and confirmed that about a half hour later at 12:38 a.m., Signal Hill PD received a "shots-fired" call from the area of Hilltop Park where a witness reported three shots fired from a vehicle (grey Dodge Charger); officers found no persons hit and no evidence of a shooting (casings) but SHPD says its investigation is continuing (and asks anyone with info to call their detectives at 562 989-7220.)
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District-wide, Councilman Supernaw has had 7 shooting crime scenes in the 4th district thus far in 2019, plus three on the 4th district border of adjoining Council districts 2, 5 and 6. The 4th dist. has had 1 homicide in 2019.
The three most recent 4th dist. shooting crime scenes (within a week) occur in the context of the Oct. 29 mass shooting (12 persons hit/3 deceased) at a party at a residence along 7th St. west of Temple Ave. (west of Redondo/2nd Council district/Rose Park neighborhood.) LBPD said on Oct. 30 that it has no evidence at this point point that the Oct. 29 mass shooting had gang involvement; its investigation is ongoing.
As previously reported by LBREPORT.com, on October 26, gunfire struck a parked vehicle (no persons hit) in the 9:00 p.m. hour in the area of Anaheim St. at Bennett Ave. (just west of Ximeno Ave.) Two days later on Oct. 28, an occupied vehicle was struck by gunfire (although no persons were hit) at midafternoon (about 3:30 p.m.) in the 1300 block of Temple Ave. (not far from Orizaba Park). A woman was sitting in the vehicle's driver's seat in an alley when someone opened fire.
And one day later (Oct. 29), ELB had the horrific mass shooting -- 12 persons hit, three of whom died -- at a party held at a residence on 7th St. just west of Temple Ave.
LB's 78 shooting crime scenes (person-hit shootings plus "no-person-hit" shootings) since May 7 are:
May 7: Man shot/wounded at Market St./Pine Ave. (8th district, LBREPORT.com coverage here.)
May 10: no-person-hit shooting, 1000 block of Minerva Park (2nd dist., LBREPORT.com coverage here)
May 10: Man shot/wounded inside a business in the 4900 block of LB Blvd. (8th dist., LBREPORT.com coverage here)
May 11, no-person-hit shooting in the 800 block Daisy Ave. (rounds hit unoccupied vehicle and building, LBREPORT.com coverage here).
May 11, man shot/wounded in 900 block of Daisy Ave. (LBREPORT.com coverage here.)
May 11: Triple-victim shooting on Andy St. (LBREPORT.com coverage here)
May 11: Person shot/wounded in the 200 block of E. Artesia Blvd. (LBREPORT.com coverage here.)
May 12: 600 block E. Esther (Poly High Area), casings found, no person(s) hit; LBREPORT.com coverage here.)
May 12: Shots fired at bicycle rider, 4900 block LB Blvd. (LBREPORT.com coverage here.)
May 14: Shots fired at two men in parked vehicle, 3000 block Santa Fe (LBREPORT.com coverage here.)
May 18: Six People Shot (Woman Dies + 5 Adults Wounded), 1500 block W. PCH (LBREPORT.com coverage here.)
May 20: LB Has TWELFTH Shooting Crime Scene Within Two Weeks: Someone Shoots At Woman Driving On MLK Ave. Near 11th St. (6th dist.) (LBREPORT.com coverage here.)
May 22: LB Has THIRTEENTH Shooting Crime Scene Within 15 Days: Man Struck By Gunfire Walking In Hellman Neighborhood, 800 block Cerritos Ave. (1st dist.) (LBREPORT.com coverage here.)
May 27: LB Has FOURTEENTH Shooting Crime Scene In 20 Days: Man Is Shot/Wounded Mon Nite Near Front Door Of Addams Elementary School (200 block E. Plymouth St., 8th Dist., (coverage here)
May 30: LB Has FIFTEENTH Shooting Crime Scene Since May 7, Central LB Shooting (2300 Elm b/w LB Blvd./Atlantic, 6th dist.) Is Fatal, Leaves Man Dead, Coverage here
May 30: LB has SIXTEENTH shooting Crime Scene Since May 7: NLB Shooting Misses Hitting Person Driving Area South St./Paramount Blvd. (border 8th/9th dists., coverage here)
May 31: LB has SEVENTEENTH shooting Crime Scene Since May 7: Man Is Shot At Midday, 400 block E. 17th (Near Linden b/w Atlantic/LB Blvd., 1st Council Dist.)coverage here)
June 2: LB has EIGHTEENTH shooting Crime Scene Since May 7: Multiple Vehicles Struck By Gunfire, 17th/Locust (1st Council Dist.) coverage here)
June 5: LB has NINETEENTH Shooting Crime Scene Since May 7: TWO Men Shot, A Double Homicide In Broad Daylight, 5500 block Atlantic, 8th Dist.), coverage here)
June 9: LB has TWENTIETH Shooting Crime Scene Since May 7: Man Is Shot/Wounded Late Sun Afternoon, 6100 Block Atlantic (9th dist., area of new "The Uptown" comm'l development), coverage here)
June 12: LB has TWENTY-FIRST Shooting Crime Scene Since May 7: May Is Shot/Wounded, 1300 block E. 68th St. (9th dist., coverage here.)
June 13: TWENTY-SECOND Shooting Crime Scene Since May 7: Vehicle Struck By Gunfire, 1000 block Gardenia (just west of Cherry, border 2nd/4th districts near 6th, LBREPORT.cpm coverage here
June 19: TWENTY-THIRD Shooting Crime Scene Since May 7: Man Is Shot/Wounded, 2300 block MLK Ave. (6th dist.)
June 20: TWENTY-FOURTH Shooting Crime Scene Since May 7: Someone Shoots At Man Sitting In Car Just West Of Coolidge Park (south of Artesia Blvd., West of L.A. River), coverage
June 24: TWENTY-FIFTH Shooting Crime Scene Since May 7: TWENTY-FIFTH Shooting Crime Scene Since May 7: Two Men Are Shot/Wounded, W. 31st St Along South Side Of Silverado Park, coverage here
June 24 and June 30: TWENTY-SIXTH and TWENTY-SEVENTH Shooting Crime Scenes Since May 7: Two Blocks Apart, Casings Found, No-Persons-Hit, Orange/Lemon Neighborhood South Of Hill St., coverage here
July 1: TWENTY-EIGHTH And TWENTY-NINTH -- Incl. A Homicide -- Shooting Crime Scenes Since May 7: Approx 4 p.m.: A Boy Is Shot/Wounded Atlantic Hill (6th Dist); Approx. 8:30 p.m., A Boy Is Shot/Wounded AND A Man Is Shot/Killed, 1200 Block MLK (6th Dist.), coverage here
July 2: 30TH LB Shooting Crime Scene Since May 7: Someone Shoots At Two People, Misses Hitting Them, Area 14th St. West Of Junipero (4th Dist.), coverage here
July 4: 31ST Shooting Crime Scene Since May 7: Some Person(s) Shoot At LBPD Officers, 1600 block E. PCH (Just East of LBCC Campus Near Chittick Field, 6th dist.); Officers Take Cover/None Hit, SWAT Activated, No Suspect(s) Yet Identified, coverage here
July 4: 32ND LB Shooting Crime Scene: Bullet Flies Thru Woman's Wrigley Area Window July 4th
July 9: 33rd and 34th Shooting Crime Scene: TWO 8th Dist. Shooting Crime Scenes Within Two Hours (No Persons Hit, Two People Stabbed In Figbt At First Location); LB's 33rd and 34th Shooting Crime Scenes (Fatal = Wounding + No Persons Hit) Since May 7
July 10: Shots Fired, Casings Found, No Persons Hit, 1400 block Gardenia (Cambodia Town/border 4th/6th districts); It's 35th LB Shooting Crime Scene (Fatal + Wounding + No Persons Hit) Since May 7 (65 Days)
July 11: Coroner Says Homicide Victim Was Hispanic Female In Her 40's (ID Pending Next of Kin); Woman Is Fatally Shot, 300 block Magnolia Ave.; LBPD Says Suspect Is A Man, Gets Search Warrant For Nearby Residence, Deploys SWAT, Residence Found Vacant
July 12: Man Is Shot/Wounded Overnight, Area 14th/Chestnut (Near 14th St. Park/Washington Middle School, 1st Dist.) It's Just Over A Mile Due North Of New Civic Center, 37th LB Shooting Crime Scene (Fatal + Wounding + No-Person-Hit) Since May 7
July 17-18: Woman's Vehicle Struck By Gunfire On Atlantic Ave. in (Prelim Info) NLB North of 91
July 20-21: TWO Homicides Overnight: Woman (Unintended Victim) Dies As Bullet Flies Into Her Residence (10th/Alamitos, border 1st/6th Dists.); Man Is Fatally Shot 1200 block Molino (4th Dist)
July 23: Another Central LB (6th Dist.) Shooting: 14th St./Gaviota, No Persons Hit In Overnight Gunfire
July 23: Bizarre NLB Incident: Woman Is With Man In Vehicle (Area Harding St./Gardenia Ave.) When He Discharges A Firearm Out Of Vehicle's Passenger Window For Reason Not Currently Known And Flees The Scene; Gunfire Hits A Nearby Home
July 26: Two First Dist. Shooting Crime Scenes: (1) Drive By/Man Hit 1200 Loma Vista (2) Bullet Flies Into Person's Home, 1700 block Pine Ave.
Aug. 3: Separate Parts Of NLB Have Had Three Shooting Crime Scenes In Four Days; One In Carmelitos Affordable Housing Project Is Fatal
Aug. 9: In Broad Daylight Man Is Shot/Wounded Sitting In His Car Parked Along Atlantic Ave @ 45th St. (8th Dist.) Across From Bixby Knolls Shopping Center/About Two Blocks South Of LBPD's North Division/Scherer Park Station
Aug. 10/11th: Two Shootings Within Less Than Two Hours: Fatal At Willow/Eucalyptus (Wrigley/6th Dist.); Non-Fatal Anaheim/Magnolia
Aug. 12: Gunfire 12:30 a.m., casings found in alley behind residence, 1100 block Daisy Ave.
Aug. 16: NLB Coolidge Triangle Gunfire, Second Time w/in Two Weeks, Third Time Within 60 Days: Rounds Hit Residence + 2 Unoccupied Vehicles, 300 block E. Scott St.
Aug. 18: Two Overnight Shootings, Three People Wounded: Man And Woman (Adults) Wounded (Plus Three Vehicles Struck) PierPoint Landing Parking Lot (Near Shoreline Aquatic Park) w/ "Numerous Casings of Various Caliber" Found; About An Hour Later A Man Is Shot/Wounded Area 9th/Olive
Aug. 22: Long Beach Has THREE Shooting Crime Scenes In One Day...And One Is A Homicide
Aug. 24: Overnight Shots Fired/Casings Found Area 10th St./Myrtle Ave. (1st dist.)
Aug. 24: UPDATE: LB Had THREE Shooting Crime Scenes Aug. 24 (Not One)
Sept. 1: Man Reports Another Overnight PierPoint Landing Parking Lot Area Shooting; His Vehicle Is Hit
Sept. 4: Man Shot Near Chavez Park Dies, It's Latest 1st District Murder
Sept. 6: Man Shot/Wounded Overnight, PCH/Pine
Sept. 7: SECOND Man Says He Was Shot/Wounded, PCH/Pine
Sept. 14: Man Is Shot/Wounded, Area PCH/Lemon (Just West of LBCC, 6th dist.)
Oct. 4: Casings Found, 1800 block Cedar (6th dist.)
Oct. 6: FOURTH Shooting Crime Scene Since June Near NW NLB's Coolidge Park (Coolidge Triangle) Leaves Woman In Critical Condition
Oct. 6: Man Is Shot/Killed NW NLB (69th Way); It's NW NLB's FIFTH Shooting Crime Scene Since June; LBPD Deploys Add'l Resources In Response
Oct. 12: Sat Nite: Man Is Shot/Wounded 2900 block E. Artesia
Oct. 15: Two Shot (One Of Whom Dies), 210 E. 10th St. (alleged illegal gambling location LBPD release here)
Oct. 26: ELB Gunfire, Vehicle Struck/No Persons Hit, Anaheim/Bennett (Just West of Ximeno, 4th Dist.)
Oct. 28: Shots Fired At Occupied Vehicle, area Anaheim/Temple
Oct. 29: Mass Shooting 12 Shot/3 Perish At Party At Residence On 7th St. @ Temple
Nov. 2: More ELB Gunfire: Man Is Shot/Wounded 2400 block Granada (4th Dist Near 5th Dist. Border); It's THIRD Shooting Crime Scene Within A Week "East of Redondo" In Councilman Supernaw's District
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