Akron police look for suspect in shooting that left 19-year-old seriously injured

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Published: Jul. 18, 2022 at 12:29 PM EDT
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AKRON, Ohio (WOIO) - A 19-year-old man was seriously injured Friday night after being shot during what Akron police described as a “large gathering.”

According to police, an unknown suspect pulled a handgun on the victim and shot him following a dispute.

The victim was dropped off at a hospital after being shot, and according to police, remains in serious condition.

Akron police said officers found the crime scene at a home in the 1000 block of Lane Street and are still looking for the suspect.

The shooting remains under investigation.

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