By Lisa Washington

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh Police are investigating two early morning shootings that left one man dead and another man with critical injuries in the Troy Hill neighborhood.

Around 3:40 a.m., police were called to Truax Way where they found the first shooting victim lying in the street. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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“When they arrived on scene, they found a male deceased on the back alley on Truax Way,” said Cara Cruz, a spokesperson for the Pittsburgh Public Safety Department.

The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified him as 27-year-old Christian St. John Jenkins of Troy Hill.

Just two minutes after getting the call to the first shooting, police were called about another man who had been shot at a home on Lowrie Street.

That victim was conscious and alert with gunshot wounds to his face and arm.

“When officers arrived on scene, they found a male in a residence, with a gunshot wound to the face and to the arm and he was transported to a local hospital,” said Cruz.

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The man was last listed in critical but stable condition.

His name has not been released either.

The shootings happened less than a half a mile away from each other, but olice say it is too soon to say if the shootings are connected.

Lisa Washington