Pittsburgh Police responded to a Shotspotter alert for the 8000 block of Frankstown Avenue around 7:55 p.m.
When responding to the Shottspotter alert, officers were notified of a male with gunshot wounds nearby. Medics and Police discovered the victim at the 900 block of Blackadore Street with multiple gunshot wounds to the chest. Medics transported the victim in critical condition.
Zone 5 officers found evidence that a shooting occurred at the intersection of Frankstown Avenue and Wheeler Street.
The Mobile Crime Unit arrived and processed the scene. There were no other injuries or suspect descriptions. 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.