INCIDENT: Burglary / Assault
REPORTING AGENCY: Maryland State Police
DATE: October 6, 2014 TIME: 8:52 a.m.
LOCATION: 4000 block, S. Upper Ferry Rd, Eden, Wicomico County, MD
NARRATIVE: Maryland State Police case # 14-MSP-032634
On Monday, October 6, 2014 the Maryland State Police Salisbury Barrack responded to the 4000 block of S. Upper Ferry Rd., Eden, Wicomico County, MD for a reported burglary.
Initial responding units were notified three young, African American, males entered the residence, brandished pistols, and demanded money, and car keys from the elderly occupants of the home who were asleep in their bed. One of the suspects then struck the male victim in the head with a pistol causing injury. The victim has been treated and released from Peninsula Regional Medical Center.
The suspects then fled the residence prior to police arrival. Troopers from the Maryland State Police Salisbury Barrack and Deputies from the Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office arrived on scene and began a search of the area. Police K-9 from the Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office was utilized in the search.
The Wicomico Bureau of Investigation was contacted and responded to the scene along with the Maryland State Police Crime Lab.
No arrest have been made in this investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Wicomico Bureau of Investigation at Phone: 410-548-4898 Email: WBI.WICOMICOCOUNTY@MARYLAND.GOV
Crime Solvers at 410-548-1776
INVESTIGATING DETECTIVE: S/Tpr. O. Elzey – Maryland State Police Criminal Enforcement Division