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Man found fatally shot inside Akron home on Cotter Avenue

Posted: 10:57 AM, Jan 04, 2019
Updated: 2019-01-04 12:10:14-05

AKRON, Ohio — Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 29-year-old man in Akron Thursday evening.

The man, who has not been identified, was found by police at a home on Cotter Avenue around 5:30 p.m.

When officers arrived to the location, they found the front door of the apartment forced open, according to police.

Authorities said the man had been shot multiple times.

The man’s identity has not been released.

Police didn’t provide any additional information.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Akron Police Department at 330-375-2490 or 330-375-2TIP.