Reward increased for information

  • Thursday, March 14, 2013

    Reward increased for information in UMES murder investigation 

    PRINCESS, ANNE, MD- (March 14, 2013) - The reward offered for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for the murder of a University of Maryland Eastern Shore student last month has been increased and now totals $10,000. 

    Maryland State Police homicide investigators are continuing their investigation to identify who is responsible for the stabbing death of Edmond A. St. Clair, 21, who was murdered at the university on the night of February 16, 2013.  St. Clair was a passenger in a car on campus at about 9:00 p.m., when they encountered several persons walking in the street.  Some type of altercation ensued and St. Clair was stabbed.  Police continue to search for three suspects who are described only as African American males in their late teens or early twenties. 

    The University of Maryland Eastern Shore has increased its reward for information to $8,000.  An additional reward of $2,000 is being offered by the Crime Solvers program. 

    Anyone with information concerning this investigation is urged to call the Crime Solvers line at 410-548-1776, or the Maryland State Police Princess Anne Barrack at 443-260-3700.  Callers may remain anonymous. 

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    Greg Shipley, Office of Media Communications, Maryland State Police, 410-653-4236