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No suspect or motive in shooting murder of homeless man in Long Beach

On June 25, 2021 at approximately 3:04 a.m., officers were dispatched to a report of a shooting victim at the intersection of 9th Street and Daisy Avenue, which resulted in the death of a male adult.

Upon arrival, officers located the male adult victim on the sidewalk near the intersection, suffering from gunshot wounds to his upper and lower torso. Officers performed life-saving measures until Long Beach Fire Department personnel arrived and determined the victim deceased at the scene.

The motive for the shooting remains under investigation by Homicide detectives. There is currently no suspect information.

The victim has been identified as a 31 year-old male experiencing homelessness in Long Beach. His identity is being withheld pending notification to next of kin.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is urged to contact LBPD Homicide Detectives Michael Hubbard or Sean Magee at 562-570-7244. Anonymous tips may be submitted through “LA Crime Stoppers” by calling 800-222-TIPS (8477), downloading the “P3 Tips” app to your smartphone (available at the Apple app store or Google Play), or by visiting www.lacrimestoppers.org.