Akron police arrest suspect in shooting death of local pro MMA fighter 04/09/2020 10:03 am PDT Comments Bellator / Akron Police via WJW: AKRON, Ohio (WJW) -- Akron Police arrested a suspect in the shooting death of local professional mixed-martial-arts fighter Isaiah Chapman Wednesday night. Police responded to a shooting in the 300 block of Reed Ave. just before 10 p.m. Tuesday. Officers found Chapman on the ground with gunshot wounds. He died at the hospital. Police arrested Christopher Blouir, 29, at about 7 p.m. Wednesday in Akron in connection with the shooting. He is charged with murder. Chapman, 30, fought in the Bellator MMA last October, according to his Tapology profile. He leaves behind three children. MORE: Local MMA fighter Isaiah Chapman identified as Akron shooting victim - Akron Beacon Journal MMA fighter killed in shooting outside Akron home - WJW #Akron #Murder #Ohio #Shooting #WJW Related Stories UPDATE: MMA fighter facing 'pending murder charges' captured after escape Bond denied for 3 teens accused of killing Florida MMA fighter Christy Mack speaks out on brutal 'War Machine' attack, trial Conor McGregor pleads guilty in caught-on-camera altercation 'War Machine' guilty on 29 counts in Christy Mack assault Suspect in murder of MMA gym owner dies after fight with inmate Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.