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Teen and 33-year-old man shot while sitting inside car on McKinley Avenue in Akron

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Posted at 9:49 AM, Feb 03, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-03 09:49:14-05

AKRON, Ohio — A teen girl and a 33-year-old man were shot while sitting inside a car on McKinley Avenue in Akron Tuesday night.

Officers responded at around 8:20 p.m. to a shooting outside a home in the 900 block of McKinley Avenue.

A 33-year-old man was found with a gunshot wound to the ankle. The 16-year-old girl had a gunshot wound to the leg.

Police said both were shot by an unknown subject while sitting inside a vehicle.

A house was struck with gunfire. No injuries were reported from anyone inside the home.

The two victims were taken to local hospitals for medical treatment. Their injuries are believed to be non-life threatening.

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