Long Beach officials are reaching out to the public for assistance in resolving the murder of a man who was shot at 14th Street Park in the city.
According to the Long Beach Police Department, at approximately 2:35 p.m. on Sunday, officers were dispatched to 14th Street and Palmer Court in response to a report of a victim who had been shot.
According to a statement from the police, when they arrived at 14th Street and Palmer Court, they found a man lying on the ground who had sustained multiple gunshot wounds to his upper body.
Police have confirmed that Thomas Ferguson, a 33-year-old resident of Fontana, passed away at a hospital.
According to police, the victim was present in 14th Street Park at the time of the shooting, as per their initial investigation. The suspect had already fled the area before the arrival of law enforcement officials.
According to police, there is no clear motive for the crime as investigators continue to gather more information.
According to police, the shooting at 14th Street Park was witnessed by several individuals, and the detectives are asking the public for help in identifying any additional information that could be useful.
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