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Suspect Who Shot Melbourne Police Officer Identified, Charged With Attempted Murder of Law Enforcement Officer

Melbourne police officials have identified Lukas E. Alves, 28, as the suspect who shot a police officer on Friday evening at the Suburban Extended Stay Hotel at 1125 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. Alves, 28, was charged with Attempted Murder of Law Enforcement Officer, Shooting into an Occupied Dwelling and Aggravated Assault with a Firearm. […]

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Melbourne Police Respond to Armed Disturbance During Palm Bay vs. Bayside Football Game

Melbourne police officers working security for the Palm Bay Bayside vs. Bayside high school football game on Friday night were alerted to a vehicle located in the parking lot, with occupants wearing ski masks and possibly armed. According to a Melbourne police spokesman, officers located the vehicle and addressed the occupants inside, at which time the driver attempted to flee the area in their vehicle. […]

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Melbourne Police Criminal Investigations Division Working On Suspected Double Homicide

The Melbourne Police Department is currently working on a double homicide investigation at 1052 Tanglewood Lane in Melbourne. According to Melbourne Police Commander Heath Sanders, Melbourne Police Department, MPD received a request from a Georgia police department to conduct a wellbeing check at 1052 Tanglewood Lane. “The police in Georgia had a person in custody whose behavior was concerning and caused the Georgia police officer to believe someone at the home in Melbourne might be in danger,” said Commander Sanders. […]

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Melbourne Police Detectives Seek Suspects Wanted for Stealing Power Cables from Industrial Generator

Melbourne Police detectives are seeking the identification of two suspects wanted for stealing power cables from a large industrial generator at a business located on Sarno Road. According to police reports, the suspects loaded stolen items into the rear of a newer model GMC Savanna U-Haul truck with a large Pennsylvania picture on both sides. […]