A man was shot in the chest early Sunday morning.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

SWISSVALE (KDKA) — A man is recovering after having been shot in the chest in Swissvale early on Sunday morning.

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Allegheny County Police say that their General Investigation Unit was called for assistance after County 911 dispatchers were notified of a shooting along Denniston Avenue in Swissvale just after 1:00 a.m.

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When first responders arrived at the scene, they found a man with a gunshot wound to the chest.

The man was transported to an area hospital, where he is expected to survive.

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Allegheny County Police detectives are continuing to investigate.