UPDATE: 04/08/21 at 8:40 a.m.
The victim in this shooting was pronounced deceased in the hospital. The investigation is ongoing.
Just after midnight, police from Zone 1 responded to a Shotspotter alert for multiple rounds fired in the 800 block of Mt. Pleasant Road.
Officers already in the area while investigating an earlier shooting quickly located a male victim who had suffered a gunshot wound to the head.
He was transported to the hospital in critical condition.
Major Crimes detectives are investigating. The Mobile Crime Unit processed evidence at 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.