AKRON, Ohio (WJW)– The U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested a suspect in the shooting at a birthday celebration in Akron.
Marriece Ellis, 29, was wanted on felonious assault charges. He was taken into custody on Tuesday at a house on Concord Avenue.
Ellis shot a 27-year-old woman in the leg during a party in the area of Wildwood and Hoye avenues on April 27, Akron police said.
The victim was taken to Summa Health Akron City Hospital for treatment.