Pittsburgh Police from Zone 3 responded to a Shotspotter notification for the 2100 block of Spring Street just before 6:15 p.m.
When officers arrived on scene they learned a female victim had been shot in the left leg. She told police she and her boyfriend were walking along Spring Street when they heard gunshots and realized she had been struck. She was transported to the hospital in stable condition.
VCU and the Crime Scene Unit arrived to investigate and process the scene.
The investigation is ongoing.
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.