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Wanted fugitive turns himself in

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AKRON, OH (WOIO) -

Akron Police say wanted fugitive, Phillip Pope, 24 turned himself in around 6:00 p.m. Thursday night.

Pope was charged with Aggravated Murder and booked into the Summit County Jail.

Shortly before 10:00 p.m. in the evening on November 28, Pope used a handgun and shot Will A. Lamon, 21, of Akron, while he was sitting in a car near the intersection of Buckingham Street and Fairbanks Place.

Lamon was transported to Akron City Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The shooting appears to be domestic related.

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