BREAKING: Brevard County Sheriff’s Agents Cordon Off Part of Merritt Square Mall After Shooting Incident
By Space Coast Daily // April 18, 2017
occurred about 1:35 p.m. on Tuesday
BREVARD COUNTY • MERRITT ISLAND, FLORIDA –A Brevard County Sheriff’s deputy shot and wounded a man at Merritt Square mall on Tuesday afternoon.
Brevard County Sheriff’s agents have cordoned off part of Merritt Square mall near the Cobb movie complex and Sears on the west end of the mall, located at 777 E. Merritt Island Causeway.
Authorities have not released the details of the incident, which occurred about 1:35 p.m. on Tuesday.
A Trauma Alert was issued, and a victim was airlifted to Holmes Regional Medical Center in Melbourne.
STAY TUNED TO SPACE COAST DAILY FOR UPDATES
Rescue chopper airlifting patient in possible deputy-involved shooting at Merritt Square Mall. pic.twitter.com/huCzoMqEkr
— Dan Billow (@DanBillowWESH) April 18, 2017