Akron police search for suspect in early morning homicide


AKRON- The Akron Police Department along with the Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office is investigating the shooting death of a 26-year-old man.

Officers were called to the 700 block of Dunbar Avenue around 12:30 a.m. Thursday where they discovered two victims with gunshot wounds inside a vehicle.

Marquis D. Perry,  26-year-old, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The other victim, a  31-year-old man, was transported to Cleveland Clinic Akron General Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the Akron Police Department Detective Bureau at 330-375-2490.


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