Woman dies of gunshot to the neck in Akron

Woman dies of gunshot to the neck in Akron
Woman dies of gunshot to the neck in Akron (Source: Matt Popovich)

AKRON, Ohio (WOIO) - A 36-year-old woman is dead in what the Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office and the Akron Police Department are investigating as a homicide.

The Medical Examiner’s Office said that around 3:30 Wednesday morning, Akron police responded to a residence on Princeton Street near West Miller Avenue for a shooting victim.

When police arrived, they found a woman with a gunshot wound in her neck.

The woman was taken to the hospital, where she was pronounced dead just before 4 a.m.

The victim’s identity is not yet known.

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