Salisbury police on scene of shooting near Walmart; one confirmed dead

Published 9:23 pm Thursday, March 3, 2022

SALISBURY — Salisbury Police were searching for a suspect who ran from a shooting incident Thursday night in the parking lot of businesses on South Arlington Street near Walmart.

Salisbury Police confirmed one man was killed after a Post employee on the scene described officers doing chest compressions to try and save the man’s life.

A male suspect was seen running near the Circle K on Innes Street, according to scanner traffic. Police and rescue crews arrived shortly before 9 p.m. when calls about the shooting came in. Police tape was up around the scene and a crime scene investigation truck was there as officers combed the area and collected evidence.

For the latest about the shooting, read an updated story here: Police searching for shooter after one killed in parking lot near Walmart.