Jury Convicts Salisbury Man of First Degree Murder


A Wicomico County jury has found 39-year-old Lee Richard Braboy of Salisbury guilty of first degree murder, conspiracy to commit first degree murder, use of a firearm in a violent crime, illegally possessing a regulated firearm and related offenses.

Lee Braboy, Courtesy Wicomico County State’s Attorney

On June 9, 2017, Jaquanta Walton was shot outside of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post on West Main Street in Salisbury. She was later pronounced dead at Peninsula Regional Medical Center.

The trial was presided over by Judge S. James Sarbanes. Braboy’s sentencing has been postponed pending the completion of a mandatory pre-sentence investigation.