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Akron Police investigating shooting death of 22-year-old man

No information on a potential suspect or possible motive have been released.

AKRON, Ohio — The Akron Police Department is investigating the shooting death of a 22-year-old man Friday. 

According to police, the unidentified victim was walking near the intersection of Florida Avenue and 6th Street SW on Thursday shortly after 5:15 p.m. when he was shot. 

The victim was transported to Cleveland Clinic Akron General Hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries. 

No information on a potential suspect or possible motive have been released.

The Summit County Medical Examiner is assisting with the investigation. An update will be provide once the victim has been identified. 

This is developing story. Stay with 3News for updates as they become available. 

Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Akron Police Department Detective Bureau at 330-375-2490 or 330-375-2Tip