Several Injured in Shooting at Long Beach Business

Police officers gather in front of law offices where a deadly shooting took place in Long Beach Calif. Friday

Police officers gather in front of law offices where a deadly shooting took place in Long Beach Calif. Friday

Two people including a gunman were killed Friday and another was injured in a shooting at a Southern California law office that authorities called workplace violence. It happened around 2:25 p.m.at what appeared to be the Law Offices of Larry H. Parker, located in the 300 block of East San Antonio Drive. The suspect and a victim are believed to be deceased, the police said.

Long Beach police respond to reports of an active shooter on East San Antonio Drive on December 29, 2017. Reports also suggested that the gunman was dead. While they have found multiple casualties, the police said that they longer considered it to be an active shooting scene.

A video shows people running from an unmarked two-storey building which houses several law firms, the report said.

Zeno shows police at the scene of the workplace violence in Long Beach Calif
Zeno shows police at the scene of the workplace violence in Long Beach Calif

Police did not have any immediate details on what sparked the shooting.

Police cordoned off the area and closed streets surrounding the business.

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