NR 15-114 Sheriff’s Agents Arrest Armed Robbery Suspect
The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is very pleased to announce that the suspect responsible for the December 7th, 2015, Armed Robbery at the Winn Dixie located at 7960 U.S. Highway One, Micco, has been arrested.
The suspect displayed a firearm and demanded money from the clerk at the customer service counter.
Subsequent to this robbery, the same suspect was believed to have committed approximately six other armed robberies in the south Florida area.
All of the agencies impacted by the robberies coordinated together which ultimately identified the suspect as 46-year-old Timothy Scott Turner of Port St. Lucie.
The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office obtained an arrest warrant for Turner for armed robbery with a firearm. Turner is currently incarcerated in the St. Lucie County Jail on other Charges and is awaiting extradition back to Brevard County.
Anyone with information about this incident or the identity of this suspect is asked to please call Brevard County Sheriff’s Office South Precinct General Crimes Agent Jason West at 321-253-6683, or CRIMELINE at 1- 800-423-TIPS (8477), you can also visit http://crimeline.org/, or text ‘crimeline’ plus your tip to CRIME (274637). All information to CRIMELINE is confidential and you may be eligible for a reward.
For additional information concerning this release please contact Corporal Dave Jacobs at (321) 636-4665