18-year-old shot at Latino Festival, another shot 20 minutes lat - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

18-year-old shot at Latino Festival, another shot 20 minutes later close by

18-year-old shot during the Puerto Rican Parade.  (Source: WOIO) 18-year-old shot during the Puerto Rican Parade. (Source: WOIO)

Cleveland Police say an 18-year-old man is in critical condition after he was shot during the Latino Festival on Saturday.

What was supposed to be a joyous celebration turned into a tragic scene when the victim was struck at the Municipal Lot around 10:40 p.m.

So far investigators have discovered that an unknown suspect fired shots into a large crowd and then fled.

The victim was struck in the back and taken to MetroHealth Medical Center for treatment.  

Authorities say 20 minutes later another shooting occurred near The Tilted Kilt at Ontario and Prospect.

An 18-year-old man was shot at that location and he was also taken to MetroHealth.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact police at 216-623-5318.

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