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Shooting Incident

Post Date:06/21/2019 2:17 PM

CASE# MP190038149

Event: Shooting Incident

Date/Time of Event: June 19, 2019, 7:31PM

Location of Event: 1245 Palm Bay Rd., Melbourne

On Wednesday June 19, 2019 at approximately 7:31PM, Melbourne Police Officers responded to The Park at Via Terrossa Apartments, located 1245 Palm Bay Road, regarding a disturbance. Witnesses called to report an argument between occupants of vehicles in the parking lot of the apartment complex. During that time a gunshot was heard and a male victim fell to the ground. At that time a blue Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) fled from the location. The victim, a 22 year-old male, was taken to a local medical facility by occupants of the 2nd vehicle.

This incident was not a random act, it was isolated to the parties involved. The Melbourne Police Department is investigating this case. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Jessi Tunink: (321) 608-6457.

You may also provide information regarding this cases anonymously by calling: CrimeLine -800-423-TIPS (8477).

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