It happened in the 800 block of West 21st street a little after two this morning.
According to police, two black males broke into a house located at 809 west 21st street, both males were armed, one with a shotgun the other a pistol and ransacked the house.
The owner of the house was threatened, but managed to run out of the house. The two men followed and shot the owner in the back of the head and in the shoulder area with shotgun pellets, in the parking lot of country fair at brown avenue and liberty streets.
The victim was transported to UPMC Hamot and was treated and released. Police have no one in custody and are continuing their investigation.