Pittsburgh Police and EMS responded to a 9-1-1 call for a male with stab wounds at the intersection of 7th and E. Carson streets around 11:40 p.m.
When Zone 3 officers arrived, they were directed to a male on the sidewalk with multiple wounds to his back and abdomen.
Police rendered aid until EMS arrived. Medics transported the victim to a local hospital in critical condition.
The Mobile Crime Unit arrived and processed the scene. The investigation is ongoing.
Tonight, the City-County Building is illuminated to recognize Poison Prevention Week and the 50th Anniversary of "Mr. Yuk" in partnership with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
For questions about the lighting at the City-County Building, please reach out to the Office of the Mayor.