Police are investigating after a 24-year-old man was shot multiple times outside the a housing complex in Norwalk on Christmas Eve.
Police said the victim was sitting in his car outside the Carleton Court housing project on Grove Street in South Norwalk when someone walked up to the passenger's side window and shot him around 4 p.m.
The shooting does not appear to be random, police said.
The victim is in stable condition at Norwalk Hospital, where he is being treated for multiple gunshot wounds to the neck and abdomen, according to police.
Police are searching for a suspect.
He's described as a short black male wearing gray sweatpants and black jacket. Police said he has either dreadlocks or braids and fled through a yard on Novak Street and onto South Main Street.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Norwalk police at 203-866-4414.