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Updated: Salisbury Man Convicted in Ex-wife's Easter Murder

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Jameal Rashawn Gould Jameal Rashawn Gould

SALISBURY, Md.- A jury on Tuesday found a Salisbury man guilty of first-degree murder for gunning down his ex-wife on the roof of her home on Easter Sunday in 2018, according to the Office of the State's Attorney for Wicomico County.

There is no word yet on when 37-year-old Jameal Rashawn Gould will be sentenced. 

The crime happened at around 1:30 p.m. Sunday, April 1, 2018 at home located on the 1000 block of Aspen Drive in Salisbury.

There, police found Erica on top of a roof with multiple gunshot wounds to her upper body.

A further investigation revealed that Erica was shot by her ex-husband, Jameal, according to police.

Police said that Jameal went to Erica's home in an effort to continue an argument, which had apparently started earlier Sunday morning.

Once at the victim’s home, Jameal forced his way inside with a gun and began to look for Erica, according to police. Jameal found her hiding just outside of an upstairs window on the roof, according to police. He is alleged to have fired multiple shots, striking the mother of three. Police said Jameal then fled the scene before being caught and charged with murder and related firearms charges. 

Erica was transported to Peninsula Regional Medical Center, where she died later that same Sunday. 

 

 

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