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UPDATE: 19-year-old arrested in connection with a fatal shooting in Canton Monday afternoon

US Marshals have apprehended the suspect, Darcell Lamont Anthony Jr.
Credit: 3News

CANTON, Ohio — United States Marshals have arrested 19-year-old Darcell Lamant Anthony Jr. in connection to the shooting death of a 47-year-old man Tuesday afternoon.

The suspect was apprehended on today’s date at approximately 1:15pm in the 3600 Block of Lotus Pl. SW. in Canton.  

Canton police were called to the of 2100 block of 7th Street NE to investigate a shooting on Monday afternoon.

When police arrived, they found a 47-year-old man, identified as Sean Rex of Canton, in a kitchen with a gunshot wound to the head. 

The Canton Police Department continues to investigate the incident. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 330-489-3144. Anonymous tips can also be sent through Tip411 or The Stark County Crimestoppers.

Stay with 3News as we will update this story if more information is released.


Editor's note: Video in the player above was originally published in an unrelated story on April 28, 2022.

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