STAMFORD - Police say they are searching for several suspects after a teen was shot in Stamford tonight.

Officials say the 19-year-old victim was ambushed and shot in the stomach behind Lucy's Pizzeria & Restaurant on Stillwater Ave. at around 7 p.m.

Sgt. Anthony Lupinacci told News 12 Connecticut that there are four to five suspects who are all teenagers.

Police were seen arresting one unidentified suspect, who they would only describe as a person of interest.

Investigators say the shooter is a male, was wearing a black sweatshirt and escaped on a bike.

The victim was rushed to Stamford Hospital.