Tuesday, December 6, 2016

State Police Investigation Continues In Fruitland

State Police On Scene Of Death Investigation In Wicomico County

December 6, 2016
(Fruitland, MD) – Maryland State Police criminal investigators assigned to the Homicide Unit and Criminal Enforcement Division of the Lower Eastern Shore are currently on the scene of a death investigation in Wicomico County.

The identity or the gender of the deceased is not available at this time.  Police and forensic analysts from the Maryland State Police Forensic Sciences Division are currently on the scene conducting an excavation into a shallow grave which contains what police believe is a decomposed human body.

Fruitland Police Department were contacted yesterday with information regarding a possible burial site located in the 100 block of South Division Street in Fruitland, Maryland.  Officers and investigators from the Fruitland Police Department immediately responded to the scene and discovered what appeared to be a potential burial site.  The Maryland State Police Homicide Unit and Criminal Enforcement Division were immediately contacted for assistance.

The Maryland State Police Homicide Unit is the lead in this case. Assistance is being provided by the Criminal Enforcement Division and Fruitland Police Department.  There are no other details at this time.  The investigation is active and ongoing.

Anyone with information relevant to this case is urged to contact the Maryland State Police Salisbury Barrack at 410-749-3101 or the Fruitland Police Department at 410-548-2803.

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

Jt I know you'll be staying on this but I can't help but wonder do you think this could be one of the people you post sometimes as missing and stuff... just wondering if you know like by the address there or threw any of you connects.

Jonathan Taylor said...

Believe me I stayed up late doing some research trying to find out more about the address and people who lived there

Anonymous said...

The police stormed a home on Holiday st last night in Fruitland. Wonder if it's related.