Santa Ana shooting leaves male in critical condition, police say

ByABC7.com staff via KABC logo
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Man found in critical condition from gunshot wound in Santa Ana early Saturday morning.
Man found in critical condition from gunshot wound in Santa Ana early Saturday morning.

SANTA ANA, Calif. (KABC) -- A male was in critical condition after being shot Saturday morning in Santa Ana, authorities said.

Officers responded at 6:28 a.m. to shots fired in the 12000 block of South Standard Avenue, a spokesperson for the Santa Police Department said.

The shooting victim was found inside a vehicle with a gunshot wound to his upper torso.

The male was transported to a local hospital, where he was undergoing surgery, according to police.

The motive for the shooting was unknown and no suspect information was available.