Rep. Linda Sánchez Statement on the Tragic Shooting in Long Beach

April 16, 2009
Press Release
Washington, DC - Rep. Linda Sánchez (D-CA) issued the following statement after learning of the tragic shooting today at Long Beach Memorial Hospital.

“I was shocked and deeply saddened to learn about the act of incomprehensible violence in Long Beach today. I offer my deepest condolences to the families and loved ones of those who lost their lives today. My thoughts and prayers go out to the victims, their families and the people of Long Beach as they cope with the aftermath of this horrific tragedy and senseless gun violence, which has destroyed the lives of innocent victims. We don’t yet know all the facts, but my office is monitoring the situation.”