A 10-year-old child was shot with a BB gun once in the back on East Judson Avenue on the city’s South Side.
“The circumstances and facts are unclear,” said Police Chief Robin Lees.
A pellet was recovered in the boy’s clothing, according to police.
The incident occurred about 3 p.m. Saturday.
The child was taken to Akron Children’s Hospital, but police say he wasn’t seriously hurt.
No arrest was made as of late Saturday.