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The coroner’s office Friday released the name of a 28- year-old man shot to death in Long Beach.

The shooting victim was identified as Alberto Ruiz, of Long Beach, said coroner’s Assistant Ed Winter.

Gunshots were reported at 2:31 a.m. Saturday near Fourth Street and Maine Avenue, police said.

Officers found Ruiz in the street with a gunshot wound to his upper torso.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The shooting was possibly gang-related, police said.

Long Beach police homicide detectives asked anyone with any information regarding the shooting death to call them at (562) 570-7244.

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