At approximately 7:15 p.m., Zone 5 officers were flagged down by bystanders in the 7800 block of Frankstown Avenue for a male who had been shot.
The male victim had sustained two gunshot wounds. EMS transported him to the hospital in critical condition.
Police located a crime scene in the 7800 block of Bennett Street. The Violent Crime Unit and Crime Scene Unit detectives arrived to investigate and process the scene.
The investigation is ongoing.