Man hospitalized in Long Beach shooting
LONG BEACH - A man was hospitalized Sunday after he suffered multiple gunshot wounds to his upper and lower body in Long Beach.
The shooting was reported at 11:58 p.m. Saturday in the 2400 block of Fashion Avenue, according to Long Beach police Lt. Jason Garrido.
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The victim was shot with a handgun by a suspect who fled in a compact vehicle, Garrido said. The wounds were not believed life-threatening.
"Based on preliminary information, the shooting is being investigated as gang-related," he said.
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