Three men have been arrested in connection with the robbery and shooting death of an Akron man early Sunday.
Shawn Dotson, 46, of Lawton Street, was found on the front porch of a neighbor’s residence in the 800 block of Lawton with an apparent gunshot wound. He died early Sunday at Akron General Medical Center.
Akron police detectives on Monday announced the arrests of three Akron men: Daryl E. Rue, 27, of East Avenue, Robert E. Jordan Jr., 26, of Stanton Avenue and Dennis Miller, 27, of Terrell Drive.
Police say Rue, Jordan and Miller forced their way inside Dotson’s home on Lawton Street with the intention of robbing him late Saturday night. During the robbery, Dotson was shot in the chest. He died just after midnight.
Rue and Jordan are charged with aggravated murder, aggravated burglary, aggravated robbery and kidnapping and obstruction.
Miller is charged with complicity to commit aggravated murder, complicity to commit aggravated robbery, complicity to commit aggravated burglary and complicity to commit kidnapping.
All three were being held in the Summit County Jail following appearances in Akron Municipal Court.