North Canton man found lying in driveway dies from gunshot wound, 28-year-old man arrested for murder

North Canton man found lying in driveway dies from gunshot wound, 28-year-old man arrested for murder
Source: North Canton Police Department (Source: North Canton Police Department)

NORTH CANTON, Ohio (WOIO) - A homicide investigation is underway after a North Canton shooting claimed the life of a man who was found lying in the driveway, according to police.

North Canton Police Chief Frank Kemp Jr. said multiple 911 calls came in at 12:16 a.m. on Sunday for gunshot sounds in the 500 block of Hartman Street SE.

When officers arrived, they found a man lying in the driveway of a home who suffered from a gunshot wound to the upper body, according to chief.

Chief Kemp said North Canton Fire and EMS pronounced the man dead at the scene.

The Stark County Coroner’s Office is working to identify the victim, according to Chief Kemp.

Chief Kemp said police located the suspect in Akron at 6:27 a.m. on Sunday and look him into custody without incident.

The chief identified the suspect as 28-year-old Anthony Sisouphanh, and confirmed he was booked into the Stark County Jail on one count of murder and one count to commit murder.

Detectives continue to investigate the shooting.

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