FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEPress Release #
On Monday, November 9, 2015, at approximately 11:00 p.m., Long Beach Police responded to a shots fired call in the 1200 block of E. 52nd Street, which resulted in the death of a male adult.
Officers arrived and discovered the victim down on the ground with a gunshot wound to his upper body. Long Beach Fire Department paramedics responded and determined the victim deceased at the scene.
The victim has been identified as 19-year-old Jason Beaulieu of Long Beach.
A motive for the shooting is unknown and the incident is being investigated as possibly gang-related. No suspect information is available.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Long Beach Police Homicide Detectives Mark Bigel Guarino and Shea Robertson at (562) 570-7244. Anonymous tips may be submitted by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), texting TIPLA plus your tip to CRIMES (274637), or visiting www.lacrimestoppers.org.