Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers from Zone 1 were called to an apartment on the 1500 block of Boyle Street just before 4:45 a.m. for reports of a stabbing.
When they arrived on scene they found a male victim with a stab wound to his rib cage. EMS transported the victim to a local hospital in critical condition.
The Violent Crime Unit processed the scene.
Police have arrested Dalbert Tyrone Banks, 38, of Pittsburgh in connection with this incident. Banks is charged with Aggravated Assault.
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.