Body of man found in Canton, police & coroner’s office investigating


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The Canton Police Department and the county coroner are investigating after a body was found in Canton Thursday evening just after 6 p.m.

According to Lieutenant Dennis Garren, the body was found in the 100 block of Lincoln Ave NW in the “tree line.”

The deceased was a white man.

There are no obvious signs of injuries, according to Lt. Garren. The coroner’s office will conduct an autopsy to learn the cause of death.

The investigation is ongoing.