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Ramains of Body Believed Found in Fruitland

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Maryland State Police are investigating – what is believed to be – the remains of a body found in a shallow grave in Fruitland.

WBOC reports that neither the identity nor the gender has been made available.

The state police said that Fruitland Police Department was contacted about a possible burial site off the 100 block of South Division Street.

The television station reports that a call came into the Fruitland Police Department around 8 p.m. last night from a concerned citizen about a homicide that occurred around 9 months ago.

Don Rush is the News Director at Delmarva Public Media. An award-winning journalist, Don reports major local issues of the day, from sea level rise, to urban development, to the changing demographics of Delmarva.