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AKRON -- A 28-year-old man was shot in the back and leg shortly after midnight while walking near the intersection of Beardsley and East Crosier streets.

Police say the victim reported an unknown suspect fired multiple shots.

The victim was taken to Akron City Hospital where authorities say his injuries do not appear to be life-threatening.

The victim was unable to give a description of the suspect.

Anybody with information is asked to call the Akron Police Department.