The 2017 MURDER TOLL for Salisbury, N.C.: The Salisbury Police Confirmed Homicide Tally from January 1st to December 31st

Posted on September 4, 2017



RFP Staff

♦ The 2017 MURDER TOLL for Salisbury, N.C.: The Salisbury Police Confirmed Homicide Tally from January 1st to December 31st:

Currently in 2017 there are 8 homicide victims inside of Salisbury’s corporate limits. The dead are:

On January 12th Symone Marie Jones, 19, a transgender woman born Eugene Jones II, allegedly died as the result of being injected with non-medical grade silicone.  Kavonceya Iman Cornelius, 42, was charged with the homicide.

On February 17th Demareo O’Bryan Best, 28, was shot-to-death after an argument in a home on Oakwood Avenue. Tasman Stockdale, 27, was charged with the murder.

• On May 27th Timothy Lee Grady, 34, died as a result of a gunshot wound after an alleged altercation with Frankie Eugene Cox, Jr.  Frankie Eugene Cox, Jr., 31, was charged with the homicide.

• On July 29th Dequan Robertson, 23, was shot-to-death in Downtown Salisbury on West Fisher Street not far from Go Burrito.  Jalen Lamont Cook, 23, was charged with the murder.

Also on July 29th Anthony Gill, 22, was shot-to-death in Downtown Salisbury on West Fisher Street not far from Go Burrito.  Jalen Lamont Cook, 23, was charged with the murder.

On July 31st Shawn Spry, 21, was gunned down outside a home on S. Link Street.  Joseph Whitmire, 24, AKA Joey Portis was charged with the murder.

On August 12th Jeffrey Allen Ramsey, Jr., 24, died as a result of a gunshot wound to the chest in the parking lot of the Three Stars Mini Mart on N. Main Street.  Malik Eric Johnson, 21, was charged with the murder.

On August 27th Kornell Cook, 24, was shot-to-death outside the Brenner Crossing Apartments.  Elija-wn Oglesby, 18, was charged with the murder.  The Salisbury Police are currently hunting for Oglesby’s alleged accomplice Xavier Lowe, 17.

The Murder Toll for 2016 in Salisbury, N.C. was 11.

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