NR 16-64 Sheriff’s Office Investigates Pedestrian Fatality

October 18, 2016 - 4:50 pm Author: Category:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is conducting a death investigation after a pedestrian was reported being struck by a train in Port St. John.

Shortly after 9 P.M., October 17, 2016, the Sheriff’s Office was called to the area of U.S. 1 and Fay Boulevard in Port St. John. A Florida East Coast Railroad worker reported a male was laying on the tracks near the intersection as the two mile long train came through. The train conductor located a body near Elkham Boulevard.

The victim was identified as 36-year-old Raymond East of Port St. John.

Anyone with information about this incident or who may have witnessed Robinson’s recent activities is asked to please call Homicide Agent Troy Deavers via the Sheriff’s Office Communications Center at (321)633-7162, 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.

If you have any question regarding this incident, please contact Corporal Dave Jacobs at (321)747- 9780, or by email at david.jacobs@bcso.us