22-year-old man shot, killed while walking down Akron street, official says

22-year-old man shot, killed while walking down Akron street, official says
Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office and the Akron Police Department are investigating the death of a 22-year-old man who was shot while walking down the street.

AKRON, Ohio (WOIO) - A 22-year-old man died after being shot while walking down the street Thursday afternoon in Akron.

Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office and the Akron Police Department are investigating the death of the victim.

Police said the victim was walking around 5:15 p.m. when he was shot on or near 7th St. SW.

EMS took the victim to Cleveland Clinic Akron General Medical Center, where he died.

Police have not yet identified any suspects, they said.

Police are withholding the victim’s name until his family is notified.

Please call the Akron Police Department Detective Bureau at 330-375-2490 or 330-375-2Tip with any tips.

You can also call Crimestoppers at 330-434-COPS.

Callers may remain anonymous.

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