Long Beach man shot and killed on Linden Avenue

On October 13, 2019 at approximately 7:15 p.m., officers responded to the 6000 block of Linden Avenue regarding a shooting that resulted in the death of a male adult.

When officers arrived, they located a male adult victim inside his apartment with a gunshot wound to his upper torso. The Long Beach Fire Department responded and after providing lifesaving measures, determined the victim deceased at the scene.

The decedent has been identified as 57-year-old Reginald Davis of Long Beach.

Homicide Detectives and Los Angeles County Coroner Investigators responded to the scene for the investigation. There is no suspect information at this time. The investigation is ongoing to determine the motive of the shooting and if the victim and the suspect(s) were known to each other.

Preliminary information revealed an unknown number of people left the area immediately after the shooting, some on foot and others in vehicles. Detectives believe those individuals may have information that would help identify the suspect(s) and urge anyone with information on this incident to please come forward and call Long Beach Police Department Homicide Detectives Michael Hubbard or Leticia Gamboa at 562-570-7244. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous may call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or text TIPLA plus your tip to 274637 (CRIMES), or visit www.lacrimestoppers.org