Published: Sep 20, 2011 8:20 PM EDT
Updated: Sep 20, 2011 10:43 PM EDT

Detectives are asking for the public’s help in their investigation into an attack that left a man in a wheelchair badly beaten in Golden Gate on Sunday night.

Francis Domingo Rosa, 23, suffered a head wound in the attack, which happened outside a residence at 4547 32nd Ave. S.W. around 9:30 p.m.

Rosa, who has a medical condition that requires him to use a wheelchair to get around, was in critical condition at Lee Memorial Hospital on Monday afternoon, detectives said.

Rosa told detectives that he was attacked by two black males who drove away in a vehicle. He was unable to offer detectives a description of his attackers or their vehicle.

Detectives were investigating witness statements that gunshots were fired.

An investigation continues.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Collier County Sheriff’s Office at 239.252.9300, or to remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward call Crime Stoppers at 1.800.780.8477.