Pittsburgh Police and EMS responded to a 9-1-1 call of a male shot on the 7300 block of Penn Avenue around 12:19 p.m.
Responding Zone 4 officers met a male with a gunshot wound to the upper thigh. Police applied a tourniquet to the victim who was conscious and alert. Medics transported the victim to a local hospital in stable condition. There were no suspect descriptions and 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.