Pittsburgh Police from Zone 2 responded to a Shotspotter alert for shots fired in the 100 block of Dinwiddie Street just before 3 a.m.
When officers arrived on scene they found a male victim in the street suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported to the hospital in critical condition.
VCU and Homicide detectives are investigating. The Mobile Crime Unit processed the scene.
There are no arrests at this time. 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.