18-year-old shot in the chest in Canton

Posted at 12:25 PM, Dec 24, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-24 12:25:15-05

Canton police are investigating a shooting that injured an 18-year-old man in Canton.

According to police, the shooting happened around 10:15 p.m. Wednesday in the 1100 block of Plain Avenue NE. 

When officers arrived they found 18-year-old Julius DeVonte Jones with a gunshot wound to the chest. 

He was taken to Mercy Medical Center in serious condition. 

Canton police are investigating the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to call Canton police at (330) 489-3144.