UPDATED: MSP Investigating a Fatal Shooting in Salisbury


UPDATED – 02/18/24 3:20am – Maryland State Police have identified the victim as 49 year old Richard Darlington Smith of Salisbury. Police ask anyone with surveillance cameras in the North Division Corridor – including New Town, Johnson Lake and Emmerson Avenue to contact State Police in Salisbury. An investigator will review the footage – looking for footage between 6 and 9pm Friday night. Call State Police at 410-749-3101


Maryland State Police were called to North Division Street in Salisbury just after 8pm Friday for a shooting. Preliminary investigation shows a man was walking down the street when he was shot multiple times. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Salisbury Police are assisting.

Information can be provided to MSP at 410-749-3101, Salisbury Police at 410-548-3165, or anonymously through Crime Solvers at 410-548-1776.