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Akron police investigate fatal shooting of 36-year-old man

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Posted at 10:04 PM, Mar 09, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-10 15:10:55-05

AKRON, Ohio — A 36-year-old man has died after a shooting in Akron.

The shooting happened around 6:30 p.m. in the 800 block of Work Drive.

When police arrived, they found the man in the backyard with a gunshot wound.

He was transported to Cleveland Clinic Akron General Medical Center, where he later died. The man has been identified as William Little, 36, of Akron, according to the Summit County Coroner's Office.

Police believe the man was shot by a person during a possible argument.

No arrests have been made.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Akron Police Department Detective Bureau at 330-375-2490.