Friday, May 13, 2016

Arrest Made In Wicomico County Homicide Investigation


SALISBURY, MD) – Maryland State Police homicide investigators arrested a Wicomico County man yesterday and charged him with the murder of Irvonte Jones on April 3, 2016.

The accused is identified as Shaquille Gaskins, 22, of Salisbury, Maryland.  Gaskins is charged with first and second degree murder, first and second degree assault, possession of a firearm, use of a firearm in a violent crime and home invasion.  Gaskins was served the indictment while in the Wicomico County Detention Center, where he is awaiting trial for a separate incident.  He is currently being held without bond and will remain at the Wicomico County Detention Center.

Irvonte C. Jones, 24, of Salisbury, Maryland was the victim in a shooting that occurred on Sunday, April 3, 2016 at the home of his girlfriend.   Shortly before 10:00 p.m. that night, troopers from the Salisbury Barrack were dispatched to a single family home in the 1000-block of Pierce Avenue in Salisbury for the reported shooting. Upon their arrival, Jones was found lying unresponsive in a bedroom with multiple gunshot wounds.  He was immediately transported by EMS to the hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

State police investigators continue to urge anyone with information about this case to contact Lower Eastern Shore Crime Solvers at 410-548-1776 or the Salisbury Barrack at 410-749-3101.  Callers may remain anonymous.

The investigation continues…

7 comments:

Unknown said...

Is that cat family to the other Gaskin dude that just got killed

Kevin Brown said...

Is that cat family to the other Gaskin dude that just got killed

Anonymous said...

Wow

Anonymous said...

Irvonte was a good child and was so caring he never wanted trouble with nobody just a great kid

Anonymous said...

Yes he is.

Anonymous said...

Enough is enough-young people ,quit killing each other.

Brandy Brooks said...

Yes it is his brother that was killed