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Police Conduct Death Investigation in Talbot County

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ST. MICHAELS, Md.– Maryland State Police are investigating the death of an 18-year-old man whose body was found Monday along a rural road in Talbot County.

According to police, the man has been identified as Samuel Cross of Tred Avon Road in Easton. Cross was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said that shortly after 6 a.m. Monday, troopers from the Easton Barrack were called to the area of Bozman-Neavitt Road and North St. Michaels Road for the report of a deceased man lying in a gravel portion of the roadway. A green Honda Pilot, which belong to Cross, was found parked near the scene.

Investigators said they received information indicating that Cross's body may have been moved from a rural area located at Claiborne Road and Old Claiborne Road in St. Michaels to the Bozman-Neavitt Road location earlier Tuesday morning. Police said they also believe Cross may have been in the St. Michaels area with friends on Sunday night.

The body has been transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore for an autopsy to determine the cause and manner of death.

Police urge anyone with information about this incident to contact detectives at (410) 822-3101. All calls will remain confidential.

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