On Monday, Oct. 21, at approximately 11:30pm, Long Beach Police Department (LBPD) officers responded to a “shots fired” call in the 2500 block of E. 10th Street that resulted in the death of an adult male.
Officers discovered 24-year-old Juan Estrada of Long Beach on the sidewalk with multiple gunshot wounds to his upper torso. Officers rendered first-aid until Long Beach Fire Department personnel arrived and transported him to a local hospital, where he was later pronounced deceased.
A motive for the shooting is unknown, and the incident is being investigated as gang-related.
Those with information regarding the incident is asked to call Long Beach Police Homicide Detectives Teryl Hubert and Mark Bigel Guarino at (562) 570-7244. Anonymous tips may be submitted by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), texting TIPLA plus the tip to CRIMES (274637), or visiting lacrimestoppers.org .