A man was fatally stabbed in Long Beach, a police spokeswoman said today.
The stabbing occurred at about 8:15 p.m. in the 1900 block of Locust Avenue, said Long Beach police spokeswoman Nancy Pratt.
"We responded to a fight call," Pratt said. "Officers located a male adult victim who had possibly been stabbed. Victim was transported to a local hospital and pronounced deceased."
Detectives were investigating the case as gang-related, she said. The suspect or suspects fled the scene, but information about that was not immediately available.
Pratt asked anyone with information to contact Long Beach homicide detectives at (562) 570-7244.
-- City News Service