Suspect arrested in connection to multiple thefts, burglaries in Salisbury area

1280 Wilkins

SALISBURY, Md. – Salisbury Police have made an arrest in connection to multiple theft incidents dating back to June of this year.

We’re told during the morning hours of June 21st, police responded to the 300 block of Camden Avenue and met with a 25-year-old man who reported that he had parked his vehicle in front of his residence during the overnight hours and when he returned to his vehicle the next morning, several power tools had been stolen from the vehicle.

Then, shortly before 11 p.m. on September 14th, officers responded to a residence in the 200 block of South Boulevard and met with two victims who reported that their residence had been broken into. The pair told police that they had left their residence earlier that event between the hours of 9:15 p.m. and 10 p.m. and when they returned home they found that their residence had been unlawfully entered and a firearm and numerous clothing items had been stolen.

During the course of these investigations, 43-year-old Quincey Wilkins was developed as the suspect in both incidents. At approximately 2 p.m. Thursday, police located Wilkins at a residence in the 1100 block of Parsons Road and placed him under arrest for an unrelated District Court bench warrant. During the arrest, police located several items of evidentiary value.

Wilkins was charged with first, third, and fourth degree burglary, three counts of theft, and two counts of rogue and vagabond.

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