Fugitive of the Week wanted for shooting two men after a drug deal gone bad

Fugitive of the Week wanted for shooting two men after a drug deal gone bad
Fugitive of the Week wanted for shooting two men after a drug deal went bad (Source: U.S. Marshals)

AKRON, Ohio (WOIO) - The Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force is looking for 19-year-old Rashard James in connection with the shooting of two people on Oct. 27.

Akron police and the U.S. Marshals Service allege James shot one man in the leg and another man in the arm after a drug deal gone bad.

The shootings happened on Bloomfield Avenue near Storer Avenue in Akron.

Officials said James is 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighs 130 pounds.

His last known address is on Thurmont Road in Akron.

If you have any information, contact the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force at 1-866-4WANTED or text keyword WANTED and tip to 847411 (tip411).

Tips can stay anonymous and reward money is available.

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