Suspect Arrested in Royal Palms Beach Multi-Victim Shooting NA23031mp

March 21, 2023

News Conference

Wednesday, March 22, 2023
9:00 a.m.

Harbor Community Police Station
2175 John S Gibson Boulevard
San Pedro, CA 90731

Councilmember Tim McOsker, Council District 15
Supervisor Janice Hahn, Chair of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors
LAPD Captain Brent McGuyre, Commanding Officer, Harbor Area
Police Officer III James Welch, Gang Impact Team Investigator, Harbor Area

On Saturday, March 4, 2023, at approximately 5:45 p.m., several groups of individuals were congregating at Royal Palms Beach located at 1800 W. Paseo Del Mar, in the city of San Pedro. Two of these groups became involved in a verbal and physical altercation that ultimately led to a shooting where five individuals were struck by gunfire. Multiple people fled the area, and numerous calls to 911 were generated.

Harbor Area Gang Detectives took investigative responsibility for this case. Details of the arrest will be discussed during the News Conference.

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