Salisbury: Multiple Bullets Strike a Home and Vehicle Near W. Miller and N. Church Streets Friday A.M. Gunman’s Threats Precede Shooting

Posted on May 15, 2018

RFP Staff

♦ Salisbury, N.C.’s cascade of violence rises as warm weather settles in. Few days go by without a shooting, stabbing, or beating in the city’s many “have not” areas.  People are fearful of leaving their homes at night. It looks like a long and very hot summer.

According to Salisbury Police sources a stranger threatened Zachary Cambell, 59, living at 202 W. Miller at the intersection of W. Miller and N. Church Street, with a handgun prior to firing multiple rounds into Miller’s house and a nearby vehicle.  The shooting occurred at 5:58 a.m. Friday and damaged the exterior walls of Cambell’s residence.  Damage to the exterior walls was estimated at $150.  No record yet of vehicle damage although it was said to be hit by gunshots.  Mercifully no one was injured.  The Salisbury Police called the shooting incident “all other discharging firearm”.  The shooting remains under investigation.

The top of the Salisbury Police Incident Report and the Incident Report’s Manifest of Damaged Property.

202 W. Miller Street, Salisbury, N.C.:

Location W. Miller and N.Church Streets, Salisbury, N.C.:

Citizens having any knowledge about this crime is urged to call the Salisbury Police at 704-638-5333. If you fear retribution, want to remain anonymous and possibly collect a reward of up to $1,000, information can be submitted 24/7 via the web: or by calling the Salisbury-Rowan Crime Stoppers at 1-866-639-5245.

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