Man Found Dead, Woman Injured in Long Beach Apartment Shooting: Police

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A man was found dead and a woman was injured during a shooting outside a Long Beach apartment Wednesday, officials said.

Police converge at an apartment complex in Long Beach after a man was found dead and a woman was injured in a shooting on Sept. 14, 2016. (Credit: KTLA)
Police converge at an apartment complex in Long Beach after a man was found dead and a woman was injured in a shooting on Sept. 14, 2016. (Credit: KTLA)

The incident was reported about 4:35 p.m. when shots were heard in the 5400 block of Atlantic Avenue, Long Beach Police spokeswoman Marlene Arrona said.

The victims were found outside a residence and the man was declared dead at the scene. The woman was taken to a hospital in unknown condition.

Police said a man was taken into custody in connection with the shootings.

Aerial video from Sky5 showed police cars converging at the scene after the shooting. Officers were interviewing possible witnesses and spectators gathered to watch the investigation, the video showed.

No further details were available.

KTLA’s Matt Phillips contributed to this story.

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