HAWAIIAN GARDENS (CBSLA.com) — Authorities say a man is stable Sunday after being shot multiple times in Hawaiian Gardens.

The shooting occurred about 10:29 p.m. Saturday at Civic Center Drive and Devlin Avenue, said Lt. Matthew Vander Horck of the Lakewood Sheriff’s Station.

A witness says the victim was in front of a Virgin Mary altar outside his home when he was struck by the bullets.

The victim was taken to a hospital where he underwent surgery.

An investigation is ongoing.

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