Security officer Derrick Smith, 54, killed when struck in security booth by alleged hit-and-run driver Quentin Darnell Black, 31, at Century Villages at Cabrillo complex on San Gabriel Avenue in Long Beach, California

Modified Date: 
Tue, 06/15/2021 - 6:21am
Accident Date: 
Saturday, June 12, 2021

Security guard killed in hit-and-run at Long Beach housing complex

Police say the driver fled the scene on foot and there was no arrest announced as of later Saturday evening.

Long Beach Police Look For H&R Driver Who Killed Security Guard

Police called off a search for a hit-and-run driver whose SUV slammed into a security station at the Cabrillo apartment complex in Long Beach Saturday, killing a security guard.

Long Beach police searching for hit-and-run driver who killed security guard

Anyone with information regarding the collision is asked to contact Detective Kelsey Myers or Detective Shawn Loughlin of the Long Beach Police Department Collision Investigation Detail at (562)570-7355.

Suspect arrested in hit-and-run that killed security guard at Long Beach housing complex

Quentin Darnell Black, a 31-year-old Moreno Valley resident, was booked on suspicion of vehicular manslaughter with gross negligence and felony hit-and-run resulting in death or injury, Long Beach police said in a news release.

Type: Car Accident
Hit and Run
People Involved: 
Derrick Smith
Quentin Darnell Black

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