Canton police investigating murder


Canton Police are investigating the shooting death of a man found at the Canton Multi-Purpose Complex.

Police Chief Otha Brown said that Dario Robinson, 35, was found dead at the Canton Multipurpose Complex on Friday, Dec. 18 around 7:30 a.m. by a Canton Parks and Recreation. employee. 

Brown said that Robinson had suffered one fatal gunshot wound to the back of the head. 

Brown said that his department is looking for leads.

“It is an ongoing investigation but at this time we don’t have a motive or anything to go on,” Brown said.

Robinson was an employee at the Peco Foods Plant on West Fulton Street. Robinson was reportedly last seen at work on Thursday, Dec. 17..

Brown said that anyone with information relevant to the case is encouraged to call the Canton Police Department at 601-859-2121 or the Madison County Sheriff’s department at 601-355-0379.

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