Perry Township police investigating domestic assault that led to man’s death

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STARK COUNTY, Ohio– Perry Township police are investigating a domestic assault that led to a man’s death.

At 2:42 p.m. today, police received a call for assistance at a home on Hinderer Ave. in Massillon.  A man was unresponsive because of an assault. He was taken to Aultman Hospital, where he later died.

Officers learned that a domestic-related incident inside the home turned into assault.

A juvenile from that home was taken into custody. Charges are expected to be filed later this evening.