Woman drives herself to hospital with gunshot wound to the chest, Canton police investigating

Woman drives herself to hospital with gunshot wound to the chest, Canton police investigating
Mercy Medical Center

CANTON, OH (WOIO) - A woman arrived at the Mercy Medical Center in Canton on Thursday suffering a single gunshot wound to the right upper chest.

Canton police officers were called to the hospital to investigate around 8:50 a.m. They were able to ascertain that the shooting took place in or around the area of 7th Street NW and Brown Avenue NW.

The victim’s name is not being released pending the notification of family members.

The Canton Police Department Detective Bureau is investigating. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Canton Police Detective Bureau, at (330) 489-3144.

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