Akron police investigating homicide on city’s west side


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A 35-year-old man is dead after a shooting in west Akron Thursday afternoon.

Police were dispatched to the 1200 block of Park Lane Dr. for a shots fired call, according to Akron police.

Upon arrival, responding officers discovered a male on the ground, unresponsive suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The 35-year-old man later died at the scene.

At this time the investigation is ongoing. No suspects have been identified or arrested, according to police.