ELYRIA -- Police are investigating after a man was shot in the head outside an apartment complex early Tuesday.

The shooting happened around 2 a.m. outside the Midview Crossing Apartments at the 1800 block of Middle Avenue.

When police arrived, they found a 24-year-old victim on his back in the parking lot bleeding heavily from the back of the head.

The victim was taken to a local hospital, where he remains in critical condition.

Police say the victim was a frequent visitor to the apartment complex, but did not live there.

No arrests have been made.