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Norwalk shooting victim in critical condition

Crime scene tape ropes off the scene of a shooting in Norwalk, where a teen boy was shot and listed in critical condition on Wednesday, March 21, 2012.

March 22, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
A search is under way for the suspects who shot and critically wounded a teenage boy in Norwalk.

The shooting happened on the 11900 block of Firestone Boulevard at about 6:40 p.m. Wednesday. Deputies say the teenager was near a business when two men confronted him.

One or both suspects shot the teen several times before taking off. The victim was rushed to an area hospital in critical condition.

Authorities believe the shooting may be gang related. The boy's identity was not immediately released.