NR 15-29 Sheriff’s Office Investigates Cocoa Shooting

April 7, 2015 - 12:07 pm Author: Category:

15-29On April 7, 2015, at approximately 12:24 A.M., Deputies responded to the 500 block of A Lane, Unincorporated Cocoa, in reference to an emergency 911 call advising that a person had been shot. Upon arrival, Deputies located a male victim who was transported to Wuesthoff Hospital where he later died as a result of his injuries. The victim has been identified as 32-year-old Jamaal Anderson a resident of Cocoa, FL.

Crime Scene Investigators are currently processing the scene for evidence. The shooting does not appear to be a random act and agents from the Homicide Unit are in the process of attempting to locate any possible witnesses to the shooting. An autopsy is currently scheduled to take place today at the Medical Examiner’s Office.

Anyone with information about this Investigation is asked to please call Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Agent Nick Walker at 321-633-8413, or CRIMELINE at 1-800-423-TIPS (8477), you can also visit http://crimeline.org/, or text ‘crimeline ’ plus your tip to CRIME (27463). All information to CRIMELINE is confidential and you may be eligible for a reward.

For additional information concerning this investigations, please contact Major Tod Goodyear by pager through the Sheriff’s Office Communications (321) 633-7162.