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Shooting near Akron park wounds 18-year-old female

September 12, 2018

Shooting near Akron park wounds 18-year-old female

AKRON, Ohio — Police are investigating after a teen was shot in the stomach late Monday night.

The 18-year-old female was with a group of friends walking on Sumner Street just before 11 p.m. near an unspecified park, according to police.

The group noticed a large group of people at the park and then heard several gunshots. They say they then saw the teen female had been shot.

The teen and her friends ran to their car and she was taken to Akron General Hospital. Police say she was listed in serious condition.

No description of a suspect was given to police. The shooting remains under investigation.

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