Arrest made in connection to Booth Street homicide

Brian Watkins

The Wicomico County Sheriff's Office says a suspect is in custody in connection to the murder of Wyatt Fitzgerald on Booth Street in Salisbury last Friday.

Brian Lamar Watkins, of Salisbury, was arrested Wednesday in Howard County, officials said. Investigators developed Watkins as a suspect on Tuesday and tracked him down to a residence in Howard County where police say he fled following the crime.

Watkins is charged with first and second degree murder, first degree assault, reckless endangerment and several firearms charges.

Officials say Watkins is still being processed and more information will be released at a later time.


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