CANTON, OH (WOIO) - On Sunday, March 15, at 12:07 a.m., Canton Police responded to the 1400 block of Ohio Ave. N.E. for what they refer to as a shooting casualty.
When officers arrived on scene they found a man, identified as 32-year-old Kristopher W. Mayle and the family dog dead.
Authorities say that both had been shot several times.
Mayle, who suffered apparent gunshot injuries to his chest and head, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Stark County Coroner's Office.
The Detective Bureau is continuing to investigate the deadly incident.
Detectives have not said whether or not they have any leads or suspects at this time.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Canton Police Detective Bureau at (330) 489-3144.
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