NR 17-37 Sheriff’s Office Conducting Death Investigation

June 27, 2017 - 5:23 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is conducting a death investigation resulting from a female who was found deceased earlier this morning in the 400 block of South Burnette Road in unincorporated Cocoa.

The victim was identified as 59-year-old Gustava Renee Rigsby of Cocoa.

At approximately 6:37 a.m. this morning, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office received a report that there was a female lying in the parking lot of a business located in the 400 block of South Burnette Road. Upon arrival, deputies found the female and pronounced her deceased.

The investigative findings to date do not indicate foul play. A post mortem examination of the victim is currently being conducted by the Brevard County Medical Examiner’s Office.

This investigation is ongoing and the Sheriff’s Office will provide updates and further details as they become available.

Anyone who may have information about this investigation is asked to please call Agent Wayne Simock 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.

For additional information concerning this News Release, please call Commander Dan Singleton of the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office at 321-501-7594.