Update: Victim identified in Poole Road homicide

Published 9:00 pm Wednesday, July 20, 2022

SALISBURY — A 52-year-old Poole Road resident was found dead in a shop below his apartment Wednesday afternoon and the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office is treating the death as a homicide.

Deputies said an associate of David Kenneth Land found his body in a large shop at 3125 Poole Road about 5 p.m. and immediately called 911. When the first deputies arrived, they called in criminal investigators, who began to process the scene.

No suspects have been identified, and deputies ask that anyone with information contact either Major Chad Moose at 704-216-8716 or Detective Kevin Holshouser at 704-216-8702.