Person of Interest Shot, Killed By Melbourne Police

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Melbourne police officers shot and killed a person of interest in a local robbery spree, according to Melbourne police.

Melbourne police officers shot and killed a person of interest in a local robbery spree, according to Melbourne police.

BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – Melbourne police officers shot and killed a person of interest in a recent local robbery spree, according to Melbourne police.

The shooting happened Sunday at about 11:30 p.m. in the parking lot of Burger King, located at 1514 S. Harbor City Boulevard.

Melbourne police had been seeking a suspect who matched the description of the victim for several robberies, and when officers approached the victim’s car, he displayed a gun, according to police.

None of the six Melbourne police officers who were involved in the shooting were injured.

The shooting is under investigation by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.

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ABOVE MAP: Melbourne police officers shot and killed a person of interest in a local robbery spree, according to Melbourne police. The shooting happened Sunday at about 11:30 p.m. in the parking lot of Burger King, located at 1514 S. Harbor City Boulevard.


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