OXNARD (CBSLA.com) — A male victim remained hospitalized in critical condition Thursday after being shot by two suspects Wednesday.
According to the Oxnard Police Department, officers were sent around 9:45 p.m. Wednesday to the area of Charles Street and Campbell Way regarding a shooting victim.READ MORE: Fourth Stimulus Check: Should You Expect Another Relief Payment?
A preliminary investigation revealed the victim was talking on his phone outside of his home when he was approached by two Hispanic men.
The suspects allegedly demanded the victim hand over his belongings. When the victim refused their request, one of the suspects shot him with a handgun.READ MORE: Two Drug Dealers To Plead Guilty In Mac Miller's Studio City Overdose Death
The victim was taken to a hospital, underwent surgery and was listed in critical condition.
Detectives described the suspects as being in their 20s with medium builds. Only one suspect was armed with a handgun.MORE NEWS: LA City Council To Vote Tuesday On Ghost Gun Ban
Anyone with information regarding this crime is urged to contact detectives at (805) 385-7740.