Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers from Zone 6 responded to a Shot Spotter alert for multiple rounds of gunfire in the 1200 block of Faulkner Street at approximately 5:30 p.m.
When officers arrived on scene they discovered a male victim who was unresponsive outside near a residence.
The male was pronounced deceased at the scene shortly thereafter.
There are no arrests at this time.
Detectives from Major Crimes are actively investigating.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Pittsburgh Police at (412) 323-7800.
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