Akron shooting wounds teen male in the face

October 11, 2018

Akron shooting wounds teen male in the face

AKRON, Ohio — A shot fired through the door of a home Tuesday night wounded a 16-year-old male in the face, police say.

The teen was listed in satisfactory condition Wednesday at Cleveland Clinic Akron General Hospital.

Police say officers were called to the home in the Lane-Wooster neighborhood on the 900 block of Snyder Street at about 10:30 p.m.

The teen reportedly heard a car horn outside the house. He looked out a door to check on who it was and was shot through the door, police say.

Police do not have an description of a suspect or vehicle. The shooting remains under investigation.

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