NR 16-67 Sheriff’s Deputies Seeking Identity of Armed Burglary Suspects

October 24, 2016 - 6:34 pm Author: Category:

16-67On October 22, 2016, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office responded to a burglary that occurred at approximately 1:30 a.m. on Matthew Drive, Rockledge.

Deputies discovered the incident took place overnight while the residents were asleep. Home video surveillance captured a suspect described as a black male, early 20’s, black hair, between 5’10”-6’0″ tall and wearing a light colored shirt with stripes, fingerless gloves, light colored pants and slight facial hair. The black male was seen walking throughout the house, to include in the area near where children were sleeping.

During the commission of the burglary, another suspect was observed waiting at the doorway with a handgun accepting the stolen property. The other suspect is described as a white male wearing a light colored beanie cap, dark colored jacket and light colored pants.

A stainless steel, .38 special revolver, was stolen from the victims vehicle, along with multiple credit cards, and a cell phone was stolen from inside the house next to one of the sleeping juveniles.

A white SUV, possibly early 2000’s was observed in the area around the time of incident.

Sheriff’s investigators are seeking anyone with information about this incident to please contact Agent Maria Fernez of The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office West Precinct General Crimes Unit via the Sheriff’s Office Communications Center at (321) 633-7162, or CRIMELINE at 1-800- 423- TIPS (8477), you can also visit, 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 regarding this media release, please contact Corporal Dave Jacobs at (321) 747-9780 or by email at