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Innocent bystander struck by gunfire in Panorama City

Police tape ropes off the scene of a gang-related shooting in Panorama City on Tuesday, June 26, 2012.

June 27, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
An innocent bystander in Panorama City was hit by gunfire in an apparent gang shootout on Sepulveda Place.

Officers say a 29-year-old man was shot in the head and that innocent bystander was struck in the stomach at around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

The 29-year-old was hospitalized in critical condition and it remains unclear if he will survive. The bystander was treated and released.

Police believe there was more than one shooter exchanging gunfire.