By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Police are investigating a shooting that took place overnight in Pittsburgh’s Knoxville neighborhood.

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Police say officers responded to the scene along Mathews Avenue around 2:30 a.m. after 911 calls were made reported someone had been shot.

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When officers arrived, they found a man who had been shot in the leg and in the buttocks.

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Paramedics took the man to an area hospital. He was last listed in critical condition.

Police say their investigation is ongoing.

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