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One Arrested, Two Sought in Salisbury Armed Robbery

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SALISBURY, Md.- Salisbury police have arrested one suspect and are continuing to look for two others in connection with last week's armed holdup of the 7-Eleven convenience store on East Main Street.

Dommeir Devon Deshields, 19, of Salisbury, was taken into custody Wednesday and charged with armed robbery, robbery, first- and second-degree assault, reckless endangerment, handgun on person, firearm use in commission of a felony and theft under $1,000.

Police said Deshield's arrest stemmed from an incident that occurred at around 4:25 a.m. Thursday, June 13. According to investigators, Deshields and two other suspects armed with guns entered the 7-Eleven and demanded money from the clerk and a customer.  The suspects then fled the area after obtaining cash and cigarettes, police said. No one was injured during the incident.

On Wednesday, June 19, detectives identified Deshields as one of the suspects in the robbery and executed a search and seizure warrant at his home located on the 300 block of Martin Street. During the search of the home, detectives said they recovered a short-barreled shotgun, ammunition and clothing items as evidence. Deshields was found inside the home and arrested on the aforementioned charges. He was ordered held in the Wicomico County Detention Center in lieu of $300,000 bond.

Detectives are still attempting to identify the remaining suspects, who are described as follows:

  • Black male, approximately 18- 20 years of age, between 5-foot-7 and 5-foot-9, medium build, wearing a blue bandana on his face, white sunglasses, black color hooded sweatshirt, dark blue jeans and in possession of a chrome handgun.
  • Black male, approximately 18-20 years of age, between 5-foot-11 and 6-foot-tall, medium build, wearing a red, white, and blue bandana on his face, black puffy style vest, black shorts, and in possession of a black revolver or antique-style handgun. 

Anyone with information about this incident should contact the Salisbury Police Department at (410) 548-3165 or Crime Solvers at (410) 548-1776. Crime Solvers will pay up to $1,000 for tips that lead to arrest.

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