CANTON, OH (WOIO) - Shots were fired when Canton Police and Child Protective service members showed up at home Friday afternoon to remove two children with a court order.
Canton Police were also trying to serve a misdeamnor warrant.
Authorities arrived on the 1700th block of Bank Place SW around 12:30 p.m. and a man believed to be the children's father opened fire on himself.
The two children, both under the age of twelve were inside of the home at the time of the shooting but were unharmed.
The name of the deceased is unknown at this time, check back for details.