Search on for gunman in shooting of Kristjan Ndoj, 15, on Agawam Trail in Shelton

Police say they have received tips that Ndoj may have been threatened on social media hours before he was shot. (3/17/14)

SHELTON - State and local police are searching for the gunman who shot a 15-year-old boy in the head in Shelton.

Neighbors say they heard at least two gunshots on Saturday night and then saw Kristjan Ndoj laying on the ground outside of a home on Agawam Trail. He was taken to Bridgeport Hospital, where he is in critical condition.

Police are investigating the possibility that Ndoj was threatened on social media before he was shot.

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One classmate at Shelton High School describes Ndoj as a good kid and not the kind to get into any trouble.

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