Juvenile charged with lying to Canton police about shooting death of 14-year-old girl

Juvenile charged with lying to Canton police about shooting death of 14-year-old girl
Sylvia McGhee

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Canton police are continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding the fatal shooting of a 14-year-old girl.

Detectives interviewed two juveniles regarding the murder of Sylvia McGhee. One of the juveniles was arrested and charged with giving false information, according to Canton police.

McGhee was found early Saturday morning on Bieyl Court SW with a fatal gunshot wound to her head.

All evidence has been presented to the prosecutor’s office in Stark County and additional charges are being considered, police say.

Anyone with information regarding death can leave a tip anonymously with the Canton Police Department.

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