Man dressed as woman, three others shot in Canton

CANTON, OH (WOIO) - Canton Police are investigating four shootings that happened early Thursday morning.

Just after midnight, a man dressed as a woman was shot in the leg on the 1800 block of 6th street in Canton.

The man was taken to Aultman Hospital for treatment.

Police say his leg injury is severe, and he's having surgery to repair a severed artery in his limb.

An hour later at 1:30 a.m., three other men were shot on the 15th block of St. Elmo Ave, in a separate incident.

The men said a dark colored SUV approached them while they were walking down the street, and shots were fired.

Two of the men were rushed to Aultman Hospital, and the third was taken to Mercy Medical Center.

Police don't know the extent of their injuries.

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