Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers from Zone 5 responded to reports of person shot in the 7200 block of Lemington Avenue just before 11:00 p.m.
When officers arrived on scene they found a male with a gunshot wound to the leg. The victim was conscious and alert and told police he was just getting out of a car when someone shot him.
He was transported in stable condition to a local hospital by EMS.
Police are investigating.
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.