BREAKING: One Shot, One Stabbed In Incident Near Space Coast Regional Airport In Titusville
By Space Coast Daily // November 20, 2015
BREVARD COUNTY • TITUSVILLE, FLORIDA – The Titusville Police responded to a report of an Armed Robbery on Perimeter Road on Friday at about 9:45 a.m. in the southeast corner of the Space Coast Regional Airport.
According to the Titusville police, the preliminary investigation reveals the following:
Officers arriving on scene discovered an adult male victim, a contractor working on airport property, had been stabbed by an adult male suspect.
A Titusville Police K-9 Unit confronted the suspect, and during the confrontation the police dog was stabbed by the suspect. The K-9 officer discharged his firearm to stop the deadly threat.
The K-9 officer was uninjured in the incident. The police dog was treated at a local veterinary hospital and is expected to survive his injuries.
The robbery victim was transported to the hospital with serious injuries.
The suspect was transported to the hospital for treatment and his condition is unknown at this time. Investigators have information that he is actively being sought by another agency in a homicide case.
This is an active crime scene and investigation.
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ABOVE MAP: The Titusville Police responded to a report of an Armed Robbery on Perimeter Road on Friday at about 9:45 a.m. in the southeast corner of the Space Coast Regional Airport.