Akron police investigating drive-by homicide

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AKRON, OH – Two people were shot – one fatally – as they were walking in Akron Saturday evening.

Police tell Fox 8 that just after 5 p.m., a couple was walking in the intersection of Fess Avenue and Maxen Drive when a vehicle drove by. Someone inside the vehicle fired shots at the two. A woman in her 20’s was hit and taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The 32-year-old man with her, though, died from his gunshot wounds at the hospital. His name has not been released.

Police have no information on the suspect or a motive. Fox 8 will update this story as details become available.

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