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65-year-old woman killed in drive-by shooting outside her Canton home, police say

Canton Police
Posted at 12:32 PM, Aug 09, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-10 14:21:34-04

CANTON, Ohio — Two men have been arrested in connection to a woman found shot outside her home who later died at the hospital Saturday, according to Canton Police Chief Jack Angelo.

Javier Dante Blood, 22, was arrested in the 1600 block of 26th Street Northeast without incident Monday. Blood was charged with murder, a first-degree felony.

Terrel J. Lipkins, 23, was arrested Tuesday and charged with complicity to commit murder. He is being held in the Stark County Jail on a $1 million bond.

Officers responded Saturday at approximately 8:38 p.m. to the 100 block of Belden Avenue SE. to a report of a shooting.

The 65-year-old woman, later identified as Jenny B. Norris, was found outside her residence with an apparent gunshot wound to her abdomen.

She was transported to Aultman Hospital where she was pronounced dead.

Witnesses told police that a black vehicle circled the block before coming back and shooting approximately eight shots before leaving the area.

Blood remains in custody at the Stark County Jail on a $1,000,000 bond.

The Canton Police Department said the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact the department at 330-489-3144.

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