Woman wakes up to man standing over her with knife, Jackson Township police say

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JACKSON TOWNSHIP, Ohio– Police in Jackson Township are searching for a man wanted in connection with a home invasion.

Officers responded to Kentview Ave. in North Canton at 12:15 this morning and discovered that the suspect got into the home through an unlocked door.

The female victim woke up to the man standing over her with a knife.  She was injured when she was cut during a physical altercation with the suspect, who is described as a white male, 5’7″, with a close-cut beard, mustache and haircut.

The Jackson Township Detective Bureau and Canton Police Department K-9 Unit assisted Jackson Township police. You’re asked to call the detective bureau at 330-830-6264 with any information. For anonymous tips, please call 330-834-3967.