ARLINGTON, TX – JANUARY 12: Ohio State Buckeyes players hold their helmets on the sideline during the College Football Playoff National Championship Game at AT&T Stadium on January 12, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)Former Ohio State star and NFL running back Beanie Wells is dealing with a family tragedy after his brother was shot to death earlier this morning.According to News5Cleveland, officers were called to the area of 7th Avenue and Weeks Street in Akron this morning to respond to reports of a shooting. There, they discovered 31-year-old Joel Wells dead of a gunshot wound to the head.Beanie Wells is offering a $15,000 reward for the arrest of his brother’s shooter. Summit County Crime Stoppers is also offering a $5,000 reward for information.As of now, there are no suspects. Joel Wells, the brother of former NFL and Ohio State running back Beanie Wells, was shot to death in Akron this morning. Police have no suspects. Beanie Wells is offering a $15,000 reward. @WEWS #WEWS pic.twitter.com/6bOfEU0btz— Bob Jones WEWS (@bobjonesTV) July 18, 2019Anyone who has information can contact police at 330-375-2490 or Crime Stoppers at 330-434-COPS.Our thoughts and prayers are with Wells and his family at this time.