Pittsburgh Police from Zone 5 responded to a call of a male who had suffered a gunshot wound and was being driven to a local hospital via private means around 2:15 p.m.
Officers managed to locate the vehicle in the 6300 block of Penn Avenue where they found a male victim with at least one gunshot wound to the chest.
He was transported to the hospital by EMS in critical condition.
Major Crimes and the Crime Scene Unit are in the process of investigating a possible crime scene on the 1500 block of Westmoreland Avenue.
The investigation continues.
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.