Man, 23, shot to death in Long Beach

long beach police lineLBPD officers were dispatched Sunday night around 10:00 p.m. to a shots fired call on Pacific Coast Highway near Pine Avenue.
Arriving officers discovered a male adult subject down in the street who had been struck by gunfire. Long Beach Police Officers performed life saving measures until LBFD paramedics arrived. The victim was transported to a local hospital and was pronounced deceased thereafter. Andre Berero, 23, of Long Beach died at a hospital, coroner’s Assistant Chief Ed Winter said. Detectives responded to the scene and the investigation remains ongoing. Anyone with information should contact LBPD Homicide Detectives Malcolm Evans and Mark Bigel Guarino at (562) 570-7244. Anonymous tips may be submitted by calling 1-800-222-tips (8477), texting TIPLA plus your tip to crimes or (274637), or by visiting www.lacrimestoppers.org.

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