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Suspect arrested in death of 16-year old Canton girl

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CANTON, OH (WOIO) -

Canton cops have charged a 21-year old man in connection with the shooting death of 16-year-old Diamond Singleton.

Cortney L. Walton turned himself in to authorities on Thursday. 

Walton was killed April 27th when someone shot into a home she was visiting on Shorb Ave. NW.

Police don't believe she was the intended victim.

Officials say Walton was in Alabama when he went to police. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

APRIL 29TH, 2011:

LYDIA PKG

IN CANTON...STILL NO ARRESTS IN THE MURDER OF A 16-YEAR-OLD GIRL.

DIAMOND SINGLETON WAS SHOT WEDNESDAY EVENING AT A HOME ON SHORB AVENUE NW.

POLICE SAY SHE WAS VISITING A FRIEND..WHEN A SHOT WAS FIRED THROUGH THE FRONT DOOR..STRIKING DIAMOND IN THE CHEST.

 

 

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