Authorities identified a man found dead early Sunday near the intersection of Spaulding Street and Junipero Avenue.
The Long Beach Police Department responded to the 1400 block of Junipero Avenue at 3 a.m. after reports of "shots fired." Upon arriving, officers found an adult male lying in the middle of the road.
Enrique Casique, 39, of Long Beach was pronounced dead when officers arrived. He suffered an apparent gunshot wound to his upper body.
If you have information regarding this incident, please call Homicide Detectives Hugo Cortes or Todd Johnson 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 lacrimestoppers.org.
Contact Kelsey Duckett at 562-714-2128.