LBPD Blotter - May 21, 2022Release Date: 2022-05-21
Welcome to the LBPD Blotter!
As part of our ongoing commitment to external communications and providing valuable information to our community, the Department will begin posting information about recent police activity, ongoing investigations, and other LBPD updates to the Department’s homepage and on the “News” tab of the Department’s website.
At approximately 10:00 a.m. each day, community members will be able to read preliminary information about incidents that may have occurred the previous evening, including shootings, stabbings, traffic fatality, and murder investigations, as well as any other notable incidents. This page will be a resource for the public to learn more about enforcement efforts, arrests, and commendable events and will be updated as new incidents occur.
Here’s a recap of incidents occurring last night:
- Officers Investigate no-hit shooting invovling an exchange of gunfire- Earlier this morning, at approximately 12:40 a.m., officers responded to the 1900 block of West Willow Street regarding a shots call. Upon arrival, officers located evidence, including casings, indicating a shooting had occurred. The preliminary investigations suggests two unknown male suspects were engaged in a verbal dispute that escalated to an exchange of gunfire between both suspects, who then fled the scene prior to officers arrival. No injuries were reported. The investigation is ongoing.
- Officers Investigate Fatal Traffic Collision - This morning, at approximately 12:15 a.m., officers responded to the area of Anaheim Street and Coronado Avenue regarding an injury traffic collision between a vehicle and a bicyclist, which resulted in the death of a male adult. We have published a news release containing additional details regarding this incident here.
This information is preliminary and is intended for early information use rather than being a formal investigative report.