Arrests News Releases

NR 15-40 Escapee Arrested After 56 Years

May 5, 2015 - 9:48 am Author: Category:

The GAMEOVER Task Force has arrested a fugitive who escaped from an Ohio prison in 1959. 79-year-old, Frank Freshwater was arrested this afternoon at 1200 Jones Road, Melbourne after information was received from the Cold Case Unit of the U.S.... Read More »

NR 15-34 House Fire Results in Arson Arrest

April 17, 2015 - 5:15 pm Author: Category:

On April 16, 2015, Agents with the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Methamphetamine Suppression Team were called to 115 Virginia Ave, in the unincorporated area of Cocoa, to investigate the circumstances surrounding a suspicious residential fire. The Sate Fire Marshall was... Read More »

NR 15-32 Sheriff’s Office Arrest Vehicle Burglary Suspects

April 15, 2015 - 8:23 pm Author: Category:

Earlier this morning, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office arrested three individuals responsible for vehicle burglaries that had occurred overnight in the area of Hammock Trace Drive, Viera. Deputies arrested 18-year-old Charles Flagg and 18-year-old Patrick Flagg, both of Melbourne, and... Read More »

NR 15-31 Crimeline Tip Leads To Counterfeiting Arrest

April 13, 2015 - 8:56 am Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Economic Crimes Task Force culminated an investigation with the arrest of 20-year-old Tony Jerome Torbert Jr. of Merritt Island on Thursday, April 8, 2015. Torbert was charged with the Possession of Counterfeit Currency with Intent... Read More »

NR 15-30 Sheriff’s Agents Arrest Armed Fugitive

April 8, 2015 - 5:46 pm Author: Category:

Earlier today, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office along with members of the Game Over Task Force, arrested 57-year-old Lawrence Bond of Sevierville, TN, as a fugitive from justice. The Sheriff’s Office was alerted that Bond may be traveling to Brevard... Read More »

NR 15-17 *Update* Three Arrested in Satellite Beach Attack

February 20, 2015 - 12:47 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office has arrested three suspects responsible for the vicious attack of a Satellite Beach teenager yesterday morning. Arrested were 17-year-old Dylan Thomas and 18-year-old Jessie Umberger of Satellite Beach along with 18-year-old Rebecca Gotay of Indialantic.... Read More »