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.

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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.

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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.

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Anyone with information regarding this crime is urged to contact detectives at (805) 385-7740.