CANTON, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC – Canton police are investigating a shooting on 12th Street NE Friday evening.

Police say 43-year-old Cornell Hood was shot in the shoulder in the 800 block of 12th Street around 8:30 in the evening.

He had to be transferred to Cleveland Clinic Akron General.

The police report indicates the shooting occurred during a robbery.

Police are looking for a white van.

A suspect may have driven off in that vehicle.