A 21-year-old man was taken to Cleveland Clinic Akron General Hospital with a gunshot wound to his face Friday afternoon.
Akron police responded to reported shooting in the 900 block of Lane Street south of V. Odom Boulevard and west of the Innerbelt around 4 p.m., and were notified by a dispatcher that the victim was being transported to the hospital by a friend.
The man’s injuries were not life-threatening, police said.
Police found several shell casings on the street. No further information was available, police said in a news release issued Monday.