Salisbury: Shooting on E. Cherry Street New Years Morning // Knife Assault on Linn Lane Sunday Morning

Posted on January 1, 2018

RFP Staff

♦ Salisbury Police sources report that Shavon Nicole Cuthbertson, 38, of 706 E. Cherry Street and an employee at Salisbury High School, was the victim of “all other shooting into an occupied property” at her home.  A 12 gauge shotgun damaged her window (estimated value $100).  Mercifully no injuries were reported in the shooting.  The shooter fired from a red Ford Fusion and left the area.  Officers recovered 2 spent cartridges from the scene.  The crime was reported Monday at 12:02 a.m. to 911 dispatch and becomes the first violent crime recorded in Salisbury in 2018.

Earlier a large group of people were gathered on the 700 block of E. Cherry Street and a man was struck in the shin with a golf club during an altercation. The victim refused treatment and the crowd left. A short time later the Red Ford Fusion drove up in front of 706 E. Cherry Street and shots were fired from the vehicle.

At this time no suspects are named. The case remains under investigation.

Manifest of 12 gauge shotgun cartridges and window damage at 706 E. Cherry Street:

706 E. Cherry Street, Salisbury, N.C.:

Location 706 E. Cherry Street, Salisbury, N.C.:


RFP Staff

♦ According Salisbury Police sources Thomas Edwin Brown, 57, living at 932 Lincolnton Road, was the victim of “assault-knife” at 615 Linn Lane on Sunday.  Brown suffered minor injuries from the assault.  Brown knew his attacker.  Alcohol use was alleged in incident according to the Police report.  The crime was reported to 911 dispatch at 5:30 a.m.

The case is closed because the victim declined prosecution.

613 Linn Lane, Salisbury, N.C.:

Location 613 Linn Lane, Salisbury, N.C.:

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