Suspect in Canton murder arrested

Suspect in Canton murder arrested

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - U.S. Marshal's have arrested a man wanted for a parole violation, but he's also a suspect in Canton's latest homicide.

35-year-old Anitaun Harris was picked up late Wednesday night.

Earlier that day, Canton Police were called to Hooch's Bar located at 1533 Cleveland Ave SW. after receiving a shots fired call. When police arrived, they found a man had been shot several times. The victim died shortly after.

During the investigation, Harris' name surfaced. He was arrested without incident at the Hillview Apartments located near the 1800 block of 6th St. NE in Canton.  A firearm was also recovered from the apartment.

He is  being held in the Stark County Jail.

Harris' original charge was robbery.

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