Pittsburgh Police officers from Zone 3 as well as Fire and EMS responded to a report of an unresponsive male in the 100 block of S. 7th Street at 6:11 a.m.
When they arrived on scene they found a male outside. He was pronounced deceased upon the arrival of first responders.
Detectives from VCU and the Mobile Crime Unit arrived to process the scene.
The cause and manner of death will be determined by the Medical Examiner's Office.
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.