Canton’s 2023 Homicide Total: 14

CANTON, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – The city of Canton ended 2023 with 14 homicides, the same number as last year.

In 2021, there were 21 killings in the city.

The Canton Police Department says there have been arrests made in nine of the 14 cases, with another three considered cases of self defense.

That leaves two homicides to be solved.

28-year-old Chabrijuana Glenn of Akron is charged in the latest killing.

The shooting death of 67-year-old Douglas Adkins of Canton occurred early in December.