Suy Phavong, a 52-year-old Asian man, died Wednesday, April 4, after he was shot in the 5300 block of Orange Avenue in Long Beach, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.
Investigators were called to a converted garage behind Phavong’s home about midnight, according to a news release from the Long Beach Police Department. There they found Phavong and two other men with gunshot wounds.
Phavong was pronounced dead at the scene at 12:25 a.m., according to coroner’s records. Panha Nhean, a 35-year-old Cambodian man, was taken to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 12:38 a.m., according to coroner’s records.
The coroner’s autopsy results are still pending, but both men had gunshot wounds to their torsos, according to the news release.
A third man, identified only as a 47-year-old resident of Long Beach, was ...