Pittsburgh Police officers from Zone 5, with assistance from Zone 4, responded to reports of a person shot on Mohler Street at Ferris Court. just before 9:45 p.m.
Once on scene, responding officers observed a male victim who had suffered a gunshot wound and was losing consciousness. Officers performed CPR until EMS arrived.
The victim was transported in critical condition to the hospital where he was later pronounced deceased.
A second male arrived at a local hospital by private means in stable condition with a gunshot wound to the shoulder. He told police he was shot on Mohler Street.
The Crime Scene Unit arrived to process the scene. VCU detectives 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.