Wednesday, 17 August 2016 14:14

Tallmadge Man Charged With Attempted Murder

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Quashane Varner Jr., 21, of Tallmadge Quashane Varner Jr., 21, of Tallmadge Credit: Tallmadge Police Department

A 21-year-old Tallmadge man has been arrested on two counts of attempted murder after police say he was involved in a shooting outside his apartment.

According to police, there was an ongoing dispute with a group of people outside of Saxon Village Apartments where Quashane Varner Jr., allegedly opened fire and shot two people before fleeing in a vehicle.

The incident happened on May 22 and left two people injured. One person was shot in the lower back and another in the leg. Both have since recovered from their injuries.

On Monday night, Akron police caught up to Varner who was allegedly found in a stolen vehicle.
He was booked into the Summit County Jail.

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