POLICE: Titusville Man Arrested for 2nd Degree Murder After Stabbing Woman to Death

By  //  October 14, 2020

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happened on the 3000 block of Sandalwood Lane

Steven O’Neil Smith, from Titusville, was charged with Second Degree Murder. (BCSO Image)

BREVARD COUNTY • TITUSVILLE, FLORIDA – Titusville Police have arrested a 56-year-old man for the stabbing death of a local woman.

According to Titusville police spokesperson Amy Matthews, Steven O’Neil Smith of Titusville was charged with Second Degree Murder.

“Officers arrived on scene and located the suspect, who was covered in what appeared to be blood, sitting on the front porch of the residence,” said Matthews.

“The preliminary investigation has revealed the victim, who was in a domestic relationship with the suspect, was killed inside the residence by the suspect.”

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Matthews said that Smith was taken into custody without incident, transported to a local hospital for treatment of an injury, which occurred before officers arrived, then booked into the Brevard County Jail without bond.