A homicide victim found with multiple gunshot wounds inside his Northwest Akron apartment Friday morning has been identified as Emanuel J. McMillan, 60.

Akron police received a report of shots being fire just before 6 p.m. Thursday in the 400 block of Zahn Drive, off Thurmont Road, and found a 60-year-old man with multiple gunshot wounds inside his apartment. He was taken to Cleveland Clinic Akron General, where he later died.

Police said witnesses saw a short, thin black male wearing a medium green hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans running from the apartment toward Thurmont Road.

Anyone with information is asked to call Akron detectives at 330-375-2490; or 330-375-2Tip, or the Summit County Crimestoppers Inc. at 330-434-COPS. People also can text TIPSCO with your tips to 274637 (Crimes). Callers can remain anonymous.