BALTIMORE (WJZ)– Police are investigating a homicide in Salisbury where multiple suspects are believed to be involved, according to Maryland State Police.
Police have identified 57-year-old Anthony Cropper of Salisbury as the victim in the fatal shooting early Saturday morning.
Salisbury Police say the incident occurred in the 1100 Block of Middleneck Drive around 1 a.m.
Shortly before the call was made to police, Cropper answered a knock at the door.
He was allegedly confronted by several suspects and words were exchanged before shots were fired and the suspects left, according to police.
A motive is unclear at this time.
Anyone with information about this murder is urged to contact police immediately at either the State Police Salisbury Barrack at 410-749-3101, or the Salisbury PD at 410-548-3165. Callers may remain anonymous. Information may also be provided confidentially on-line at salisburypd.com