1-year-old baby killed, 2 adults hurt in Ohio shooting

Baby killed, 2 adults hurt in Ohio shooting

AKRON, Ohio — A 1-year-old baby was killed and two adults were hurt after gunfire erupted outside an Ohio home, police said.

According to WOIO and WKYC, the incident occurred about 9:30 p.m. Sunday on Fifth Avenue in Akron. Someone fired into a home, striking the child, a woman and a man, authorities said.

The baby died at a nearby hospital, while the adults, who "sustained gunshot wounds to their lower extremeties," were treated for non-life-threatening injuries, Akron police said in a news release.

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Police have not announced any arrests in connection with the case, and no further information was immediately available.

If you have information about the shooting, call Akron police at 330-375-2490 or 330-375-2TIP, or submit an anonymous tip by calling 330-434-COPS.

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