Pittsburgh Police responded to a Shotspotter alert for the 3100 block of Iowa Street around 7:20 p.m.
When Zone 2 officers arrived they found no evidence of a shooting. Upon further investigation of the area, officers were notified of a male shooting victim. Officers made their way to the 800 block of Anaheim Street where they found a male with a gunshot wound to the leg. Medics transported the victim to a local hospital in stable condition. A blue sedan was seen fleeing the scene at a high rate of speed.
The Violent Crime Unit is processing the scene.
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.