Three children in home of Canton double homicide

CANTON, Ohio-- The Canton Police Department is investigating the deaths of two people.

A woman ran to a neighbor's house on Midway Avenue NE for help Tuesday morning. Her hands were bound with zip ties and she reported a shooting at her house, police said.

Officers responded to the scene and found two males dead. One victim was identified as 35-year-old Joshua Weatherspoon.

Police said three children, ages 4 years, 2 years and 11 months, were at home at the time of the discovery. They were taken to Aultman Hospital as a precaution, but were not injured.

The Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigations is helping Canton detectives with the case.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Canton Police Department at 330-489-3144 or 330-649-5800. Tips can remain anonymous.