Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers from Zone 1 and detectives from the Violent Crimes Unit responded to reports of a male stabbed in the 2100 block of Perrysville Avenue at 7:05 p.m.
When officers arrived on scene they found a male inside a residence with stab wounds to the upper chest, bleeding heavily.
He was transported to a local hospital in critical condition.
Police are investigating.
UPDATE: The male was pronounced deceased at the hospital shortly after 8:00 p.m.
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.