AKRON, OH (WOIO) - A woman was hospitalized after a gunman sprayed bullets into her Hyde Avenue home on Thursday night.
According to Akron Police, the shooter knocked on the woman’s door and asked for a man by name.
The suspect then stepped off the porch, and opened fire toward the house--striking the woman in the thigh.
The suspect fled, and the victim was taken to Cleveland Clinic Akron General with non-life threatening injuries.
The suspect was described as a black man, 19 to 24 years old and was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Akron Police Department Detective Bureau at 330-375-2490.