Sunday evening around 8:15 p.m., police responded to the 700 block of Elma St. in Akron for a shooting report.
According to the Summit County Medical Examiner, officers found a 17-year-old outside with a gunshot wound.
The teen died at the hospital about a half hour later.
The victim has not been identified.
If you have any information that can help police, the Akron Police Department at 330-375-2490 or 330-375-2Tip; the Summit County Crimestoppers at 330-434-COPS; text TIPSCO with your tips to 274637.