Akron Man Murdered

Akron, OH - A twenty-eight year old man, identified as Dante Walker, from Hudson Street in Akron, was murdered outside a residence located in the 600 block of Merton Avenue in Akron around 8:45 p.m., on Saturday, December 2, 2006, . Walker was pronounced dead at the scene at 9:13 p.m., on December 2, 2006.

Details concerning this apparent homicide are not available at this time.

Akron Police are in charge of this investigation. Mr. Walker's date of birth was May 17, 1978. An autopsy has been scheduled and will be performed sometime Sunday.

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