1 killed, 24 injured in US shootings


One person has been killed and at least 24 injured in a shooting incident in the United States. The shooting happened in the state of Ohio. The shooting was reported in the city of Akron shortly after midnight local time. BBC news.

According to local media reports, officers recovered dozens of bullet casings and a gun at the scene near Kelly Street and 8th Avenue.

The cause of the attack is still unclear. The Akron Police Department confirmed that the investigation is ongoing.

However, no one has been arrested and no suspect has been identified in the incident. According to a police statement, at least 25 people were shot. One of them was killed.

Several people injured in the attack are in serious condition. However, it is reported that the injuries of many are not so serious.

Akron Mayor Shammas Malik and Police Chief Brian Harding later issued a joint statement on social media promising to bring those involved to justice.

The statement said, “There is unrest in our city after such senseless and violent destruction.” We are looking for the answer as to why such an attack was carried out. The injuries and trauma of the more than 24 victims reverberate throughout Akron today.

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Anyone with knowledge of the incident has been urged to come forward with information to the police. It is also assured that his identity will be kept confidential if necessary.

Public safety is a top priority for our city administration and the Akron Police Department, the statement added. We will continue to work to stop gun violence in our communities.

TTN