Jackson Twp PD arrest man for burglary, attempted rape of elderly woman

Jackson Twp PD arrest man for burglary, attempted rape of elderly woman

JACKSON TOWNSHIP, OH (WOIO) - On Saturday, May 28, Jackson Township Police arrested a man they say is suspected of an aggravated burglary and attempted rape which occurred during a home invasion on May 23.

Authorities identified Dimitrius Shawn Laury as a person connected to a home burglary in the 7600 block of Aramis Street NW, where an elderly woman was also assaulted.  The incident happened on May 23, at 2 a.m.

After Laury's photo was shared with the public Friday afternoon, he was located and taken into custody at 2232 Winfield Way NE, Canton, OH, around 12:30 a.m. on Saturday.

Police believe Laury is also connected to an incident that occurred at the 3600 block of Oxford St, NW.

The Stark County Crime Lab and the Ohio Bureau of Investigation assisted in processing the evidence.

US Marshals, Stark County Sheriff's Deputies, and Canton Police Department aided in the arrest of Laury.

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