Long Beach
Police Department

Media Relations
400 W. Broadway
Long Beach, CA 90802
(562) 570-5273
10/19/2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEPress Release # 2015
Subject:
MURDER
Contact:
Media Relations Detail
(562) 570-5273






On Monday, October 19, 2015, about 12:35 a.m., Long Beach Police responded to a shooting in the 2000 block of Magnolia Avenue, which resulted in the death of 25-year-old William Tyshoen Davis.

When officers arrived, they discovered a male adult who had been struck in the torso by gunfire. Long Beach Fire Department paramedics responded and transported the victim, in critical condition, to a local hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries.

A motive for the shooting is unknown and is being investigated as possibly gang related.

The investigation remains ongoing. Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Long Beach Police Homicide Detectives Greg Krabbe and Robert Gonzales at (562) 570-7244. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous may call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or text TIPLA plus your tip to 274637 (CRIMES), or visit www.LACrimeStoppers.org