A man was seriously injured in a shooting that happened during the course of an attempted robbery at 12:30 p.m. Friday in Perry South.
A news release from Pittsburgh police indicates the 58-year-old is in stable condition at Allegheny General Hospital, North Side. His condition initially had been critical.
Police said the shooting happened in the 2600 block of Perrysville Avenue.
When police arrived at the scene, they found the victim with a gunshot wound to the thigh. The man was found at the rear of a residence along Perrysville.
Police said there was a lone male gunman.