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Shooting Victim

Post Date:11/17/2017 3:26 PM

RELEASED BY: LT CHERYL TRAINER

CASE # 17-76417

Location: 1245 Palm Bay Road

Date and Time: November 16, 2017, 11:49 AM

On November 16, 2017 at 11:49 AM, the Melbourne Police Department received a call of a gunshot victim in the parking lot of the Park at Via Terrossa apartment complex. Callers advised that they heard a gunshot in the parking lot and saw a white male victim lying on the ground who appeared to have a gunshot wound to the neck. Shortly after the shot was heard a gold SUV, being driven by a black male, was seen leaving the parking lot. The connection between the vehicle driver and the victim is unknown at this time. The victim succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased after being transported to the hospital.

Next of kin has been notified and the investigation continues at this time.

Deceased: Devon Sannito-Griesi 9/29/97 WM

The Melbourne Police Department is currently investigating this incident and more information may be available at a later time.

If you have any information please call Crimeline:
1-800-423-TIPS (8477)

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