A 21-year-old Akron man has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of a 20-year-old Akron man earlier this week.
Devon C. Williams of Vicross Avenue turned himself in at the Akron Police Department, according to a news release.
Police suspect Williams of shooting and killing Shawn Prude, 20, of North Toby Terrace in Akron on Tuesday. According to an autopsy completed Wednesday by the Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office, Prude’s death is a homicide, caused by gunshot wounds to the neck and torso. He was found shot several times, lying on the road Tuesday morning in the 1200 block of South Arlington Street, near Wilbeth Avenue.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.