Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office Makes Arrest in July Shooting in Salisbury


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Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office and Salisbury Police have arrested a Salisbury man on firearms offenses. Police went into a Chippewa Boulevard home with a search and seizure warrant on Thursday where they arrested 22 year old Kairee Vanlandingham. Evidence collected during the search connected Vanlandingham to a shooting on July 5th on Chippewa Boulevard during a community celebration that left one person dead and 7 injured. Vanlandingham, who is a convicted felon, admitted to firing a firearm during the incident and was charged with multiple additional offenses, with more charges likely pending.

  • assault 1st degree
  • possession of a firearm with a felony conviction
  • illegal possession of a regulated firearm
  • wear a handgun on person
  • reckless endangerment

The investigation is continuing and police ask anyone with information to contact Crime Solvers at 410-548-1776.