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The Board of Supervisors Tuesday renewed $10,000 rewards for information leading to arrests and convictions in two unrelated fatal shootings in Long Beach.

The Board of Supervisors today renewed $10,000 rewards for information leading to arrests and convictions in two unrelated fatal shootings in Long Beach.

Supervisor Don Knabe recommended extending the rewards, which had been set to expire Nov. 15.

Shortly before 11 p.m. on July 25, 2014, Olataga Filemoni, 25, was talking with friends in front of his home in the 3200 block of Baltic Avenue when a compact car stopped in front of the house and someone inside shouted out a gang phrase, according to Long Beach police.

No one in Filemoni’s group was in a gang, so they didn’t respond. Someone inside the car almost immediately opened fire, and Filemoni was struck several times. He died at a hospital three days later.

Several people reported hearing shots, but no one has come forward with any suspect descriptions. Anyone with information was asked to call Long Beach police detectives Greg Krabbe or Mark McGuire at (562) 570-7244.

About 11:30 p.m. on June 28, Long Beach police responding to a report of an assault with a deadly weapon found 35-year-old Iran Maese lying face-down and bleeding from the head on a staircase in the back of an apartment complex at 727 Linden Ave. near downtown.

Maese, a homeless man who had family in Long Beach, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Several witnesses said they heard the shots, but no one has come forward with a description of the gunman.

Maese was one of at least five people fatally gunned down in Long Beach in June, making it the most violent June in the city in five years.

Anyone with information about the Maese shooting was asked to call Long Beach homicide Detectives Mark Bigel or Sean Irving at (562) 570-7244.

Anonymous tips can be provided to Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS (8477) or by texting TIPLA, plus the tip, to 274637.

Supervisor Don Knabe recommended extending the rewards, which had been set to expire Nov. 15.

Shortly before 11 p.m. on July 25, 2014, Olataga Filemoni, 25, was talking with friends in front of his home in the 3200 block of Baltic Avenue when a compact car stopped in front of the house and someone inside shouted out a gang phrase, according to Long Beach police.

No one in Filemoni’s group was in a gang, so they didn’t respond. Someone inside the car almost immediately opened fire, and Filemoni was struck several times. He died at a hospital three days later.

Several people reported hearing shots, but no one has come forward with any suspect descriptions. Anyone with information was asked to call Long Beach police detectives Greg Krabbe or Mark McGuire at (562) 570-7244.

About 11:30 p.m. on June 28, Long Beach police responding to a report of an assault with a deadly weapon found 35-year-old Iran Maese lying face-down and bleeding from the head on a staircase in the back of an apartment complex at 727 Linden Ave. near downtown.

Maese, a homeless man who had family in Long Beach, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Several witnesses said they heard the shots, but no one has come forward with a description of the gunman.

Maese was one of at least five people fatally gunned down in Long Beach in June, making it the most violent June in the city in five years.

Anyone with information about the Maese shooting was asked to call Long Beach homicide Detectives Mark Bigel or Sean Irving at (562) 570-7244.

Anonymous tips can be provided to Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS (8477) or by texting TIPLA, plus the tip, to 274637.

—City News Service

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