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Canton police, FBI search for weapon in 2007 murder of WW II vet

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Search for murder weapon in area of Harrisburg NE & 19th Street, Canton Search for murder weapon in area of Harrisburg NE & 19th Street, Canton
Search for murder weapon in area of Harrisburg NE & 19th Street, Canton Search for murder weapon in area of Harrisburg NE & 19th Street, Canton
Bennie Angelo (Source: Family) Bennie Angelo (Source: Family)
Chester Ray Crank Chester Ray Crank
CANTON, OH (WOIO) -

The FBI and Canton Police are set up in the area of Harrisburg NE and 19th Street near the river to look for the weapon involved in the murder of a World War II veteran.

Canton Police say Chester Ray Crank murdered Bennie Angelo, 87, in January of 2007, but the weapon was never found.

Angelo, who survived Pearl Harbor, was shot to death in his own home on Endrow Avenue. The killer than set the house on fire. Investigators believe the fire was intentionally set to conceal the crime.
 
Crank remains jailed on $5M bond.

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