AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Akron Detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred in the 200 block of E. Voris Street around 3AM Wednesday morning.
The victim - James Pugh - says he was approached by two males at Grant Street & E. Voris Street. One male brandished a handgun and demanded his property. During the robbery, Pugh was shot.
The 28-year-old was transported to Akron General - his injuries do not appear to be life threatening.
Pugh describes the suspects as two black males, 25 - 35 years old, around 6'0" tall and both weigh approximately 220 lbs.