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Updated: Suspect Sought in Salisbury Shooting

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SALISBURY, Md.- Salisbury police are looking for a suspect wanted for shooting a man in the back of the head late Thursday night. 

The Salisbury Police Department said it happened at around 11:20 p.m. in the area of Mitchell Road and West Main Street.

Police said a 21-year-old victim was shot and transported to Peninsula Regional Medical Center by an unidentified driver for treatment of serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

According to police, an investigation revealed that the victim was on the 800 block of West Main Street when the suspect walked up behind him, fired one shot to the head and then ran away.

Police say the suspect is described as a light skinned black male, around 6-foot-1, thin build and wearing a gray knit hat. He was last seen heading west toward Route 50.

Anyone with information about this incident should call the Salisbury Police Department Criminal Investigation Division (410) 548-3113 or Crime Solvers (410) 548-1776.

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