Md. police identify victim killed in Salisbury

WASHINGTON — Maryland State Police said they have identified the victim who was killed Sunday in Salisbury, Maryland.

The victim was Tavin T. Molock, 32, of Salisbury, state police said late Sunday night. Police had released photos of his tattoos earlier in order to identify him and were then contacted by family members.

State police said the victim had been assaulted by one or more suspects on Bethel Street in Salisbury before 11:30 a.m. Sunday. He had trauma to the upper torso, state police said, and later died at the hospital.

He didn’t have any identification on him when police found him. The cause and manner of his death are still under investigation.

Police are still looking for suspects involved in Molock’s death.

Anyone with information about this case can call the Salisbury Police Department at 410-548-3165 or Maryland State Police at 410-749-3101.

Here are the photos of the victim’s tattoos the police released earlier:

The victim has a tattoo of a bulldog holding a Tommy gun on one shoulder.

The victim has a tattoo of a pit bill with the word “JUICE” under it on the other shoulder.


This article was written by WTOP’s news partners at Maryland Matters and republished with permission. Sign up for Maryland Matters’ free email subscription today.

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