Canton police investigate overnight homicide

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CANTON, Ohio – A man was shot to death in Canton early Tuesday morning and police are asking the public  for any information about the crime.

Officers were called out to the area around 15th Street S.W. and Lee Court S.W. at around 1 a.m. to check out a report of a person on the ground. When the arrived, they found a man with a number of gunshot wounds to his torso. He was taken to Aultman Hospital, but did not survive the shooting.

Detectives are still investigating and are asking anyone with information on this to call the Canton Police Detective Bureau at 330-489-3144. Anonymous tips can also be sent through Tip411.

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