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Long Beach police find 2 men in car, shot

Two males were found shot after Long Beach police pulled them over because their vehicle was spotted leaving the area where gunfire was heard early Thursday, authorities said.

One male was shot in the stomach and the other was hit in his arm, police said.

Several 911 callers reported hearing gunfire about 3:40 a.m. in the area of Sycamore Court, police said.

The first officer on the scene saw a vehicle going south on National Boulevard, and several responding officers stopped the vehicle in front of the Long Beach firehouse, police said.

Both men were taken to South Nassau Communities Hospital in Oceanside by the Long Beach Fire Department.

Police did not release other details, including the conditions of the two gunshot victims, who are from Long Beach, and what led up to the shooting.

Detectives ask anyone with information to call them at 516-705-7370.

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