Pittsburgh Police and EMS responded to a 9-1-1 call of two people shot on the 2000 block of Brownsville Road around 10:30 p.m.
When first responders arrived, they discovered one gunshot victim in the rear of a structure on the 2000 block of Brownsville Road. Medics transported the male victim to a local hospital in critical condition. He was pronounced deceased after arriving to the hospital.
A second victim was not located at the scene. There were no suspect descriptions.
Mobile Crime Unit and Violent Crime Unit processed the scene 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.