Man fatally shot after battle in Lengthy Seaside: Police

A man was fatally shot in Moncton after an altercation with another man, police said.

The shooting took place around 4:15 p.m. on Tuesday along the 700 block of Cerritos Avenue, Moncton police said.

The responding officers found the victim in an alley with gunshot wounds to the upper body, the police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene and not identified.

The victim was apparently involved in an argument with another man who had left the area before the police arrived.

It is unclear what the argument was about. The incident is being investigated further.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call murder detectives Shea Robertson or Travis Harris at (562) 570-7244.

Anonymous tips can be submitted via “LA Crime Stoppers” on 800-222-TIPS.

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