Erie Police were called to the 400 block of East 23rd Street for that incident.
According to police, two men approached the victim and fired shots at him.
The victim was taken to UPMC Hamot where he was rushed into surgery; there is no word on his condition at this time.
The two suspects were wearing masks during the incident and fled the scene on foot.
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