The Canton Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting that occurred Saturday morning.

According to Chief Jack Angelo, his department was dispatched to the 900 block of 3rd St. NW for reports of shots fired just after 2 a.m.

When police arrived to the scene, they located a man with a gunshot wound to the leg. He was pronounced dead at the scene by the Stark County Coroner’s office.

The victim has not been identified at this time.

If you have any information related to the shooting, contact the Canton Detective Bureau at 330-489-3144.