NR 14-111 Agents Capture Cocoa Murder Suspect
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 occurred in Cocoa, July of this year.
Investigative leads led Agents to Hilton’s whereabouts in Atlanta, Georgia. Hilton was taken into custody at a Georgia residence without incident. He is expected to be extradited back to Brevard County in the near future.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of a wanted person is urged to call the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Fugitive Unit 321-264-5333 or CRIMELINE at 1-800-423-TIPS. All calls to CRIMELINE are confidential, and callers can remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward for information leading to an arrest.
If you have any question regarding this news release, please contact Corporal Dave Jacobs at 321- 636-4665 or through the Sheriff’s Office Communications Center (321) 633-7162.