A Howe Avenue McDonald’s employee in Cuyahoga Falls has died after being shot by another worker at the restaurant, Cuyahoga Falls police said Thursday.
The shooting took place slightly before 1:30 p.m. after Christopher L.Riddick, 34, confronted another employee in the restaurant and shot him in the chest, police said.
Riddick, who police said was charged with aggravated murder, escaped and was soon arrested nearby, police said. No one was hurt. The victim was taken by the Cuyahoga Falls Fire Brigade to Summa Akron City Hospital, where he was later declared dead. His identity was not disclosed during the family̵7;s notice.
Cuyahoga Falls Police Detective Agency remained at the scene to investigate and collect additional evidence, Riddick was taken to Summit County Jail and scheduled to be held in Stow Municipal Court on Friday, police said. say