Woman dies after being shot in the head by her roommate, Canton police say

Marquis Boller

CANTON, Ohio – A woman who was shot in the head in Canton has passed away.

The shooting happened just after 1 a.m. Tuesday at an apartment on High Avenue SW.

Canton police said when officers arrived, they found the victim with a gunshot wound to the head. The woman, identified as Erica Delong, 27, was taken to Altman Hospital, where she died.

Investigators said Delong and her roommate, Marquis Boller, 27, got into a fight that resulted in the shooting.

Boller was arrested and charged with felonious assault. More charges are pending.

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