AKRON (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – Akron Police are searching for the person or persons responsible for a homicide that took place last night in the 800 block of 5th Avenue.

The victim has been identified as 59 year old Michael Anderson. Officers say he was found in the living room of his home when they arrived. They say other than that, the rest of the story is still unknown.

Anderson was taken to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead. Lt Michael Miller encourages anyone with information on this crime to contact Akron Police.