Akron shooting: One dead and two teens injured
AKRON, Ohio– The Akron Police Department released new information on a shooting Sunday night that left one person dead.
It happened on Merton Avenue near Baird Street shortly before 9 p.m.
Officers arrived to find one victim dead from gunshot wounds inside a car, according to Akron police.
Two other victims, both 17, were also shot and taken to a hospital for treatment. Police said their injuries are not life-threatening.
A fourth person was inside the vehicle, but was not harmed.
The name of the deceased was not released. The Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office will conduct an autopsy.