BCSO: Brevard Sheriff’s Agents Investigating Fatal Shooting During Robbery Attempt
By Space Coast Daily // June 19, 2020
Shooting happened early Friday morning in unincorporated Cocoa
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal shooting incident that occurred early Friday morning in unincorporated Cocoa.
According to Brevard County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Tod Goodyear, a preliminary investigation indicates that the male victim may have been the target of a robbery attempt.
“The investigation began Friday at approximately 1:38 a.m. when deputies responded to a residence on Ackley Road in unincorporated Cocoa reference a male who had been shot,” said Goodyear.
“Upon arrival, deputies found a male inside the residence suffering from gunshot wounds. The male was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased.”
At this time the Sheriff’s Office has not yet released the identity of the victim.
The investigation is ongoing and no arrests have been made.
Anyone who may have information about this death investigation is asked to please call Agent Tom Case of the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Unit at 321-633-8413 or CRIMELINE at 1-800-423-TIPS (8477). All calls to CRIMELINE are confidential and callers can remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward.
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