Arrests News Releases

NR 15-09 Sheriff’s Office Dismantles Dog Fighting Operation

February 1, 2015 - 4:00 pm Author: Category:

  Late last night the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office uncovered and dismantled a dog fighting operation at 435 Easy Street, Merritt Island. Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the area following a tip provided by a concerned citizen who heard what they believed was animal cruelty in progress. Deputies found several severely malnourished dogs along with a Read More

NR 15-08 Sheriff’s Deputies Arrest Armed Convicted Felon

January 29, 2015 - 9:03 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office has arrested 32-year-old Daryl Lamont McCurdy of Arthur Circle, Melbourne. McCurdy was wanted on felony charges in relation to a shooting that occurred on January 19, 2015. During the incident, McCurdy was suspected of producing a firearm and firing it into a vehicle. McCurdy was charged with the Possession of Read More

NR 15-7A Man Charged In Accidental Shooting Of Juvenile

January 27, 2015 - 6:56 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office has charged 22-year-old Rodney Clay Patrick Jr. of 1014 Floral Lane, Merritt Island, in the shooting of a juvenile that occurred at his residence on Floral Lane, last night. The victim, 17-year-old Douglas Trey Winslow was visiting the residence when the shooting occurred. Patrick was charged with Manslaughter with a Read More

NR 15-05 Operation Targeted Unlicensed Contractors Working In Brevard County

January 16, 2015 - 8:43 am Author: Category:

Over the past two days, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Economics Crimes Unit partnered with the Board of County Commissioners Planning & Development, the Florida Workers’ Compensation Fraud Division and the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation (DBPR) to conduct a countywide investigation to identify and address unlicensed contractors. Unlicensed activity occurs when an Read More

NR 15-04 Sheriff’s Office Agents Arrest One In West Melbourne Auto Thefts

January 13, 2015 - 6:08 pm Author: Category:

Earlier today, the Brevard County Sheriff’s positively identified and arrested 16-year-old DeAngelo Wellmaker, of Melbourne, as one of the suspects responsible in a business burglary and grand theft of six automobiles that occurred over the weekend at The Car Guys Automotive Sales, Melbourne. On January 11, 2015, deputies responded to 3665 W. New Haven Avenue, Read More

NR 15-02 Sheriff’s Office Agents Arrest Rockledge Homicide Suspect

January 1, 2015 - 9:42 pm Author: Category:

On December 29, 2014, at approximately 8:45 P.M., the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office received information from the Rockledge Police Department that a shooting had occurred in the 900 block of Virginia Avenue, an unincorporated area of Rockledge. Upon arrival, deputies found 26-year-old Steven Matthew Jackson Jr. of Melbourne, inside a vehicle suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The victim Read More

NR 14-115 Sheriff’s Agents Apprehend One Of Brevard’s Most Wanted

December 18, 2014 - 8:24 am Author: Category:

On December 16, 2014, Brevard Couty Sheriff’s Office Agents located and arrested 42-year-old Willie Kent at 1250 Cheney Highway, Titusville, for multiple Arrest Warrants. Kent was wanted for Armed Burglary, Occupied Burglary, Robbery, Domestic Violence Battery and Theft. Kent is currently being held at the Brevard County Jail Complex under a no bond status. Kent Read More

NR 14-114 Sheriff’s Agents Seize Cocaine And Heroin In Melbourne Drug Investigation

December 18, 2014 - 8:21 am Author: Category:

On December 15, 2014, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office culminated an investigation targeting a drug distribution operation in Melbourne. Agents served a search warrant at 1761 Cedarwood Drive, Melbourne, seizing approximately 100 grams of cocaine, heroin, oxycodone and a loaded firearm. Agents charged 35-year-old Terrance Demarco Wesley, of Melbourne, with the Conspiracy to Traffic Cocaine, Read More

NR 14-113 Sheriff Agents Dismantle Meth Lab

December 18, 2014 - 8:14 am Author: Category:

Earlier today, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Located and dismantled an  active methamphetamine lab. Agents were investigating stolen property at 3404 Turnbull, Mims, when they located the lab inside the residence. After executing a search warrant, 32-year-old William Bruce Mohr was arrested and charged with the Manufacture of Methamphetamine, Trafficking in Methamphetamine, Possession of Listed Read More

NR 14-111 Agents Capture Cocoa Murder Suspect

December 5, 2014 - 10:14 am Author: Category:

Earlier today, members of The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office GAMEOVER Task Force and the United States Marshal Service located and arrested 23-year-old Antonio Hilton for an outstanding arrest warrant issued by Detectives from the Cocoa Police Department. Hilton was wanted for First Degree Premeditated Murder with a Firearm as a result of an incident which Read More

NR 14-107 Sheriff’s Deputies Arrest Armed Robbery Suspect

December 1, 2014 - 9:09 am Author: Category:

Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 33-year-old Timothy Jay Allenson of Cocoa within 30 minutes of an Armed Robbery today. At approximately 12:00 PM this afternoon, Deputies responded to an Armed Robbery at the Sunshine Food Mart on North Highway 1 and Canaveral Groves Boulevard, Cocoa. Upon arrival the clerk advised that a suspect had displayed a knife Read More

NR 14-100 Sheriff’s Office Dismantles Dog Fighting Operation

October 26, 2014 - 7:11 am Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office uncovered and dismantled a dog fighting operation in West Cocoa earlier today, as Sheriff’s Agents executed a narcotics search warrant at 6752 Airboat Avenue, Cocoa, Florida. The Search Warrant yielded five pounds of marijuana, a cache of steroids and two loaded firearms as Agents furthered a narcotics investigation for the Read More

NR 14-97 Sheriff’s Agents Arrest Suspects In Indialantic Homicide

October 22, 2014 - 3:06 pm Author: Category:

Sheriff’s Office Homicide Agents have arrested an adult and juvenile for their involvement in the murder and attempted murder that occurred in Indialantic Sunday afternoon. The investigation determined that 25-year-old Joseph Howard Milman of Indialantic was the shooter in the incident and was charged with First Degree Murder, Attempted First Degree Murder and Robbery with Read More

NR 14-93 Suspect Arrested in Titusville Homicide

October 17, 2014 - 3:05 pm Author: Category:

Homicide agents from the Sheriff’s Office have arrested a Leesburg man in the homicide of 24-year-old Jennifer Hedges. 44-year-old Lance David Berning of 16 Hawaiian Way, Leesburg was arrested today after an arrest warrant was issued charging him with First Degree Murder.  Berning was taken to the Lake County Sheriff’s Office where he is being Read More

NR 14-81 Deputies Arrest Armed Robbery Suspect

September 28, 2014 - 9:50 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office has arrested 68-year-old David Richard Spedden, of 4025 Indian River Drive, Cocoa, for an armed robbery and theft that occurred at the Hess gas station located at 4000 North Highway 1, Cocoa, earlier today. On September 28, 2014, at approximately 4:00 PM, deputies responded to a Robbery at the Hess Read More