Raleigh police are investigating an assault that killed a 51-year-old man late Saturday night.
Officers found Javan Cannon suffering serious injuries after a disturbance was reported just before 11:15 p.m. in the 1400 block of Garner Road in Southeast Raleigh.
Cannon did not survive his injuries, police said in a news release Sunday.
The News & Observer has requested more information about the nature of Cannon’s injuries, and whether a suspect or motive has been identified.
Police are asking those with information about the assault to call Raleigh CrimeStoppers at (919) 834-HELP or visit raleighcrimestoppers.org for text and email reporting options. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for anonymous tips that help solve cases.
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