Police have arrested an 18-year-old in the shooting death of a 19-year-old Alliance woman early Sunday in Akronís North Hill area.
Precious Love of East Milton Street in Alliance was shot at a home in the 600 block of Carlysle Street in Akron about 2:30 a.m. Sunday.
Love died at Akron City Hospital at 3:10 a.m., the Summit County Medical Examinerís Office said.
Police and the medical examiner are investigating the shooting as a homicide.
Sunday evening, Akron police issued a news release saying detectives had arrested Demarco D. Wright, 18, of Laster Street in Canton, and charged him with murder and felonious assault.
Wright was taken into custody shortly after the shooting and has been booked in the Summit County Jail. He is scheduled for an arraignment in Akron Municipal Court this morning.
An autopsy for Love is scheduled for today.