A 30-year-old Canton man is dead following a double shooting early Monday morning.
The Canton Repository reports that Jamar Johnson, 30, was shot in the chest, apparently by one of two suspects in the middle of a robbery.
One of the alleged robbers, Nicos Elder, 27, suffered a bullet wound in the leg.
Police told the newspaper that the two men were trying to rob an apartment in the 1900 block of 6th Street NE when the shootings occurred. Police say the second suspected robber the victim's purple 1996 Chevrolet two-door pickup truck with an Ohio license plate that reads FYD 7927.
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