Arrests News Releases

NR 15-63 Deputies Arrest Melbourne Stabbing Suspects

July 20, 2015 - 3:16 pm Author: Category:

On Sunday, July 19, 2015, at approximately 1145 P.M., Sheriff’s Deputies responded to Canova Beach Park, located at 3299 North Highway A1A, Melbourne, in reference to the report of a stabbing. A 45-year-old Male Victim reported that during an argument with two males later identified as 52-year-old Michael Robertson and 51-year-old James Beecham, he was Read More

NR 15-62 Overdose Investigation Continues with Arrest for Drug Possession

July 17, 2015 - 4:45 pm Author: Category:

As part of the continuing investigation into the recent drug overdose cases, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office, Special Investigations Unit has arrested 32-year-old, Oliver Jenkins Jr. of Cocoa. Jenkins was arrested after a search warrant was executed at his residence located at 319 Pine Avenue, Cocoa. He was charged with Possession of Cannabis at the Read More

NR 15-61 Task Force Investigation Leads to Drug Distribution Arrests

July 16, 2015 - 4:28 pm Author: Category:

A cooperative investigation between the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office and the US Drug Enforcement Administration culminated yesterday with the arrest of two Brevard County brothers for the Sale and Possession of Controlled Substances. Agents arrested 25-year- old Brian David Kendig after a search warrant was served at his residence at 385 Nora Avenue, Merritt Island. Read More

NR 15-60 Sheriff’s Office Overdose Investigation Leads to Three Arrests

July 15, 2015 - 4:25 pm Author: Category:

The investigation into the recent Fentanyl overdoses has led to the arrest of three individuals for drug related charges. Sheriff’s Agents arrested 28-year-old Cedric Levatt of Cocoa, charging him with the Sale and Possession with Intent to Distribute Controlled Substances, 52-year-old Kenneth Levatt of Cocoa, who was charged with the Sale and Possession with Intent Read More

NR 15-57 Deputies Arrest Robbery Suspects

July 4, 2015 - 9:10 pm Author: Category:

On July 3, 2015, at approximately 5:24 P.M., Deputies responded to the 7-11 located at 5700 N. Wickham Road, Melbourne, in reference to a Robbery. The investigation determined that the victim, who had stopped at the gas pumps to fuel her vehicle, was approached by a black male who removed her purse from her vehicle. Read More

NR 15-56 Melbourne Man Arrested For Trafficking Ecstasy

June 18, 2015 - 8:21 pm Author: Category:

Late yesterday evening, Agents from the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office served a search warrant at 1585 Alpha Drive, Melbourne reference drug activity. Sheriff’s Agents seized several hundred grams of MDMA (Ecstasy) during the search, along with cocaine, cannabis and U.S. currency. Arrested at the residence was 27-year-old Shane Demar Mantley. Agents charged Mantley with trafficking Read More

15-53 Rockledge Man Arrested For Traveling To Meet Minor For Sex

June 8, 2015 - 12:26 pm Author: Category:

Agents with the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Sexual Offender registration and Tracking (SORT) Unit have arrested 50-year-old Joseph Mila of Rockledge for soliciting the parent of a minor child for the purposes of having sexual relations with the child. He was charged with Computer Solicitation of a Parent or Guardian of a minor for sex. Read More

NR 15-52 Four Arrested In Titusville Homicide

June 7, 2015 - 2:40 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office has arrested four suspects for the homicide of Rayshaan Berry last Monday morning. Homicide agents arrested 25-year-old David Richardson, 22-year-old Lauren Hudgens, 22-year-old Sir Aljenon Ingram and 23-year-old Kendrick Kitchen, all of Titusville. All four were charged with Robbery with a Firearm and First Degree Felony Murder and are being Read More

NR 15-48 Tampa Man Arrested For Traveling For Sex With A Minor

May 28, 2015 - 3:01 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a Tampa man for traveling to Brevard County to engage in sexual relations with a minor. 27-year-old Christopher Everding was arrested on May 22, 2015, after he traveled from his home in Tampa to meet a 14-year-old girl for the purpose of having a sexual relationship. Everding was Read More

NR 15-47 Man Arrested In Domestic Related Shooting

May 28, 2015 - 2:40 pm Author: Category:

  Agents with the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office have arrested 23-year-old Aaron Calhoun for shooting his brother during an argument at their residence yesterday afternoon. Calhoun was charged with Aggravated Battery/Domestic Violence and is currently being held at the Brevard County Jail on No Bond. The victim, 21-year-old Irving Braithwate, sustained gunshot wounds to both Read More

NR 15-44 Deputies Searching For Merritt Island Bank Robbery Suspect

May 16, 2015 - 1:54 pm Author: Category:

At approximately 9:45 A.M., the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office responded to a bank robbery at the TD Bank on Merritt Island. The suspect entered the bank and demanded money. After receiving an undisclosed amount of money, the suspect fled on a bicycle. No weapons were displayed and no injuries occurred. Deputies are attempting to identify Read More

NR 15-43 Brevard County Sheriff’s Economic Crimes Task Force Arrests Former Public School Bookkeeper

May 14, 2015 - 6:24 pm Author: Category:

Agents with the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Economics Crime Task Force have arrested 46-year-old Natalie Jean Jones for embezzling funds totaling over $100,000 from Southwest Middle School while she was employed as a bookkeeper. The arrest was completed today after an arrest warrant was issued charging her with Grand Theft and Scheming to Defraud. Jones Read More

NR 15-42 Sheriff’s Office Arrests Georgia Fugitive

May 8, 2015 - 8:39 am Author: Category:

Today, members of the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Fugitive Unit and the United States Marshal’s Service located and arrested 39-year-old Raymond Shannon Rogers, of Georgia. Rogers was a Fugitive from Justice after escaping from the Clinch County (GA) Jail in December, 2014. At the time of the escape, Rogers was pending sentencing for Violation of Read More

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. Marshall’s Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force that Freshwater might be staying in the Melbourne Read More