Pittsburgh Police from Zone 2 responded to a Shotspotter notification for rounds fired in the 2100 block of Watson Street just before 6:45 p.m.
Responding officers did not find any victims at the scene, but a short time later a male with three gunshot wounds arrived at a local hospital by private means in critical condition.
It is not yet known if the victim was shot on Watson Street.
The Crime Scene Unit processed the scene.
Police 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.