Akron: Police make an arrest in teen shooting death

9:05 PM, Apr 29, 2012   |    comments
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AKRON -- An investigation is underway into the death of 19 year-old Precious Love who was shot and killed Sunday morning around 2:30 a.m.

Police have arrested her boyfriend, Demarco Wright, 19, for murder and felonious assault.

The Summit County Coroner's Office says Love was shot while inside a home on the 600 block of Carlysle Street in Akron.

Family members say Love's boyfriend was playing with what was believed to be an empty gun when he pulled the trigger, shooting Love in the chest.

EMS took Love to Akron City Hospital where she died from her injuries.

Police are investigating whether or not the shooting was accidental.

Love leaves behind a 10-month-old child.


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