Long Beach
Police Department

Media Relations
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Long Beach, CA 90802
(562) 570-5273
5/16/2024
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEPress Release #
Subject:
*UPDATE* MURDER INVESTIGATION ARREST – 800 BLOCK OF ATLANTIC AVENUE
Contact:
Communications Division
562.570.5273
LBPDPIO@longbeach.gov





UPDATE 5/16/2024

Homicide detectives have arrested the suspect responsible for the May 8, 2024, murder of Tyrone Parks III.

Through their investigation, Homicide detectives identified Xabian Che Brown, a 29-year-old resident of Temecula as the suspect. On May 15, he was arrested in the City of Temecula by Special Investigation Division detectives and transported to Long Beach City Jail for booking. He was booked for murder, ex-felon in possession of a firearm, and ex-felon in possession of ammunition. Bail was set at $2,000,000.

Through their investigation, detectives determined the victim and suspect were known to each other and engaged in a dispute that resulted in the shooting. However, the motive is still under investigation.

Detectives will present the case to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office for filing consideration.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is urged to contact Homicide Detectives Sean Magee or Juan Carlos Reyes (562) 570-7244. Anonymous tips may be submitted through "LA Crime Stoppers" by calling 800-222-TIPS (8477), downloading the "P3 Tips" app to your smartphone (available at the Apple app store or Google Play), or by visiting www.LACrimeStoppers.org.


Originally Published 5/8/2024


Homicide detectives are investigating the murder of a male adult that occurred on May 8, 2024, in the 800 block of Atlantic Avenue.

At approximately, 12:11 a.m., officers responded to the 800 block of Atlantic Avenue regarding a shots call. Upon arrival, officers located a male adult victim with gunshot wounds to his upper body. Officers immediately rendered medical aid to the victim. Long Beach Fire Department personnel arrived at the scene and determined the victim deceased.

The suspect fled the scene prior to officers' arrival.

Homicide detectives responded to the scene to investigate the incident. The motive for the shooting and circumstances of the incident are still under investigation

The victim has been identified as Tyrone Parks a 28-year-old resident of Long Beach.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is urged to contact Homicide Detectives, Sean Magee or Juan Carlos Reyes(562) 570-7244. Anonymous tips may be submitted through "LA Crime Stoppers" by calling 800-222-TIPS (8477), downloading the "P3 Tips" app to your smartphone (available at the Apple app store or Google Play), or by visiting www.LACrimeStoppers.org.