Long Beach: Jesus Nava, 23

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Jesus Nava, a 23-year-old Latino, was shot and killed Saturday, Dec. 12, at Orange Avenue and 11th Street in Long Beach, authorities said.

Long Beach Police responded to a shots-fired call about 11 p.m. and found Nava with a gunshot wound in the upper body, according to a police news release. Nava was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead at 11:31 p.m.

Police are calling the killing possibly gang-related.

Anyone with information about this killing is asked to call Long Beach Police Dets. Patrick O’Dowd or Terri Hubert at (562) 570-7244.

-- Anthony Pesce

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Map: The location where Jesus Nava was shot. Credit: Google Maps