Woman murdered outside movie theatre in Summit County, medical examiner says

Published: Jun. 27, 2022 at 9:14 AM EDT|Updated: Jun. 28, 2022 at 11:17 AM EDT
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AKRON, Ohio (WOIO) - A 20-year-old woman and a 22-year-old man were shot in the parking lot of the Regal movie theatre in the 1200 block of Independence Ave., Akron police said.

The shooting happened just after midnight on Sunday, June 26.

According to police, the 20-year-old woman, died at Summa Akron City Hospital of multiple gunshot wounds. The Summit County Medical Examiner identified her as Atavia Robinson, of Akron.

The 22-year-old man, whose name is also not being released, is in stable condition at Cleveland Clinic Akron General Medical Center, police said.

Officers said the man had been arguing with an unknown person on the phone and when both victims walked out of the theatre, an unknown suspect shot them both.

The suspect then fled the scene and police said at this time there is no description of the shooter.

Anyone with information is asked to call Akron police.

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