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Man dies in Akron shooting: Victim found in vehicle with multiple gunshot wounds

The 21-year-old victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

AKRON, Ohio — A 21-year-old man is dead following a shooting in Akron.

The victim was found inside a vehicle with multiple gunshot wounds when officers responded to the area of 28th Street and Tampa Avenue around 6 p.m. Thursday, according to the Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office.

Authorities say the shooting happened “following an argument.” Bystanders called 911 to report the incident.

The man, identified as Tyrae Carter, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Carter's autopsy was completed by the Summit County Medical Examiner, with the cause of death ruled as gunshot wounds to head and torso. The manner of death is homicide.


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