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36-year-old woman killed on Princeton Street in Akron

Akron Police Generic
Posted at 7:56 AM, Nov 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-25 09:54:38-05

AKRON, Ohio — The Akron Police Department and the Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office are investigating after a 36-year-old woman was found shot and later died Wednesday morning, according to a release.

On Wednesday at around 3:30 a.m., police responded to the 1100 block of Princeton Street for a shooting victim.

A 36-year-old woman was found with a gunshot wound to her neck.

She was transported to Cleveland Clinic Akron General Medical Center Emergency Department where she was pronounced dead at 3:57 a.m.

There have been 44 homicides for 2020, according to Akron police.

Previous homicide numbers:

  • 2017 - 40
  • 2018 - 32
  • 2019 - 33

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