Canton Woman’s Death Being Investigated as Homicide

CANTON, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – A 49-year-old Canton woman is dead in the city’s second apparent homicide of the year.

Stacey Armstead died at Aultman Hospital Sunday afternoon, after being taken there with a gunshot wound to the back.

Police say it was from a small caliber handgun.

Officers were initially called to the scene of the crime in the 2500 block of 4th Street NW for an overdose victim.

A Canton police spokesman says the coroner will determine how Armstead died.

They continue investigating.

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