CANTON, Ohio (WOIO) - A man who was found with a gunshot wound to the head in Canton died after going to the hospital, police said.
Police in Canton responded to a call about shots being fired in the 1300 block of Spring Avenue NE around 1:30 a.m. Wednesday.
When officers arrived they found a man laying in the roadway with a single gunshot wound to the head.
The victim was taken to Mercy Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
Police have identified the victim as 58-year-old Paul Douglas Jeter of Canton.
The Detective Bureau is still investigating. Anyone with any information should call the Canton Police Detective Bureau at 330-489-3144.
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