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Man found dead in Akron backyard

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Akron police generic((Source: WOIO))
Updated: May. 25, 2021 at 2:42 PM EDT
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AKRON, Ohio (WOIO) - Police found a 28-year-old man dead in a backyard in Akron Monday night, the Summit County Medical Examiner said.

Officers went to a house on the 2200 block of 24th Street around 9:25 p.m. after someone called to report shots fired in the area.

Akron police found Cameron Murray with multiple gunshot wounds in a backyard.

The Akron man was pronounced dead at the scene at 9:42 p.m.

Police said the suspect left the scene before officers arrived.

According to Akron police, this was the 23rd homicide of 2021 in the city.

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