Canton Police investigate bar homicide

CANTON, OH (WOIO) - Canton Police Detectives are investigating a fatal shooting outside downtown bar this weekend.

Police tell 19 Action News they were called out to Studio 704 located at 704 Fourth Street S.W. around 1:30 a.m. Saturday, and located a male with a gunshot wound lying ground.

The Stark County Coroner's says Marcus D. Collier, 29, of 19th Street N.E. was pronounced dead at Aultman Hospital early Saturday morning from a gunshot wound to the base of the neck.

Court records show Collier had a checkered past and was in and out of jail over the past decade. Still, Canton Police have no leads or suspects.

Canton Police Detectives are asking anyone with information to contact them immediately at 330.489.3144. Tips can be from anonymous callers.

So far, police have no suspects or motives and are asking for the public's help solving this homicide. Anyone with information should contact Canton Police Detectives at 330.489.3144.

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