Brevard Sheriff’s Office Seeking Identify of Aggravated Battery Suspect
By Space Coast Daily // September 17, 2015
BREVARD COUNTY • WEST MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – The Brevard Sheriff’s Office is seeking a suspect for an aggravated battery that took place on August 29 around 2:30 a.m. in a parking area at the Waffle House, located at 4660 West New Haven Avenue in West Melbourne.
An independent witness filmed the incident from inside the Waffle House with his smart phone.
The white male pictured above kicked and battered the victim, causing the victim to lose consciousness, according to Cpl. Dave Jacobs of the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office.
Once unconscious, a second suspect identified as 30-year-old John Keller of Palm Bay, got on top of the victim and battered the victim with his fists and feet.
A third subject was identified as 23-year-old female, who is not being named at this time.
Due to the aggravated nature of this attack, the victim sustained multiple facial fractures and was transported to a local emergency trauma center in critical condition, according to Cpl. Jacobs.
All subjects were known to have been at Bare Assets earlier in the evening and are also known to frequent that establishment.
Sheriff investigators are asking the public’s assistance in identifying the white male shown in the above picture.
John Keller has since been arrested for this case and an additional Violation of Probation.
He is currently being held in the Brevard County Jail on a No Bond status.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to please call Brevard County Sheriff’s Office South Precinct General Crimes Agent Kyle Williams at 321-253-6683 or CRIMELINE at 1-800-423-TIPS (8477). You can also visit crimeline.org or text ‘crimeline’ plus your tip to CRIME (274637).
All information to CRIMELINE is confidential and you may be eligible for a reward.
ABOVE MAP: The Brevard Sheriff’s Office is seeking suspect for an aggravated battery took place on August 29, around 2:30 a.m. in a parking area at the Waffle House located at 4660 West New Haven Avenue, West Melbourne.