Pittsburgh EMS were in the area of 9th Street and fort Duquesne Blvd around noon, when they observed a male with a gunshot wound.
The adult victim suffered a gunshot wound to the thigh. He was conscious and alert while talking to first responders.
Medics transported him to a local hospital in stable condition.
Zone 2 officers responded and spoke with witnesses at the scene. Officers with Zone 1 detained an individual on the North Side.
The investigation is ongoing.