A 19-year-old man is recovering from injuries suffered after he was shot Thursday afternoon in Akron.

The victimís injuries to his left leg are described by police as non life-threatening. He was being treated at Akron General Medical Center.

The man told police that he was in the 800 block of Jenkins Boulevard at about 3 p.m. when he was shot. He could not provide a description of the shooter.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Akron police at 330-375-2490. Anonymous tips for this or any crime may be left at http://ci.akron.oh.us/ASP/tip.html.

Information may also be provided anonymously by calling Summit County Crimestoppers at 330-434-COPS(2677). Tipsters may qualify for a cash reward.