Man wounded in officer-involved shooting in Long Beach

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A man was wounded early Saturday when he was shot by police in Long Beach, authorities said.

About 5 a.m., officers responded to a report of gunfire in the 6800 block of Beechley Avenue, according to KCBS-TV. The shooting occurred shortly after.


The man was transported to a local hospital, where he is in stable condition. Long Beach police did not release his name or more details about the shooting.


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Map shows location of Saturday’s officer-involved shooting in Long Beach. Source: Google Maps