AKRON: A woman was shot in the abdomen Wednesday night in East Akron by a man who is believed to be her boyfriend, Akron police said.

Police responded to a call around 7:45 p.m. that a woman had been shot on Inman Street.

The suspect fled across town in a white Dodge Caravan, and police arrested him at Copley Road and Greenwood Avenue on the city’s West Side.

The woman was taken to Summa Akron City Hospital; it was not clear whether her injuries were life-threatening. No names were released and no other information was immediately available.