Police arrest two for murder in Salisbury, search underway for third suspect
SALISBURY, Md. – Two people are behind bars and police are searching for a third following a homicide that took place Wednesday morning in Salisbury.
Shortly after 10:30 a.m., officers with the Salisbury Police Department were called to the 600 block of Hill Street for a reported shooting. On arrival, they located the victim, later identified as 28-year-old Gerald Nash, suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.
Nash was taken to TidalHealth Peninsula Regional, where he was later pronounced dead. An autopsy is pending at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore.
Police have arrested 25-year-old Leslie Teo and 27-year-old Drequan Savage in connection to the homicide. Teo has been charged with first and second degree murder, while Savage has been charged with first and second degree murder, first and second degree assault, and other criminal charges. Both suspects are being held without bond.
We’re told it is believed that Teo and Savage were assisted by one additional unknown suspect. The initial investigation indicates that they conspired to rob the victim of property that Savage believed to be recently stolen by the victim.
A search is currently underway for a third suspect. Anyone with information on this homicide is urged to contact Crime Solvers of the Lower Eastern Shore at 410-548-1776. Tips may also be submitted to the Maryland State Police at 410-749-3101 or Salisbury Police Department at 410-548-3165.