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Akron Police Deal With Teen Killing, Standoff

AKRON, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – A shooting death in Akron Tuesday afternoon that was followed by a standoff and the arrest of a suspect.

Akron police responded to Bernice Avenue where they found a man behind the wheel of a car.

He had been shot several times and was pronounced dead at the the hospital.

Several people ran from the scene when officers arrived.

One holed up in a house on Russell Avenue until the SWAT team convinced him to come outside.


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