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  • FDLE arrests Palm Bay woman for falsely accusing law...

    Friday Sep 7 | via Capital Soup 

    FDLE agents today arrested Maria Liduvina Reyes, 44, of 1413 Gray Street SE in Palm Bay, for falsely reporting that she had been sexually assaulted by a law enforcement officer. Reyes faces two charges: false reports to law enforcement authorities and falsely accusing a law enforcement officer.

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    Related Topix: Palm Bay, FL, Melbourne, FL, Brevard County, FL

  • Police: Suspect fired shots at fleeing vehicle as fi...

    Thursday Sep 6 | via Florida Today 

    The victim noticed a fire burning in the road at a nearby intersection and, alarmed by Lowe's behavior, drove off. Police: Suspect fired shots at fleeing vehicle as fire burned nearby The victim noticed a fire burning in the road at a nearby intersection and, alarmed by Lowe's behavior, drove off.

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    Related Topix: Melbourne, FL, Brevard County, FL

  • Melbourne man charged in stabbing

    Tuesday Aug 28 | via Florida Today 

    Melbourne man charged in stabbing Melbourne man charged in stabbing Check out this story on floridatoday.com: https://on.flatoday.com/2LySwzC Police arrested three men in connection with a stabbing that prompted a retaliatory shooting at Lizzy's restaurant in Melbourne this week. Video by Tyler Vazquez, FLORIDA TODAY Posted Feb. 16, 2018 Cordeiro Jamal Cohen, was also charged with aggravated battery and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon last week as part of a warrant operation.

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  • Fatal shooting at Lipscomb Street in Melbourne: 5 th...

    Wednesday Aug 22 | via Florida Today 

    Here are 5 things to know. Fatal shooting at Lipscomb Street in Melbourne: 5 things to know 26-year-old Lemonta Rashard Wynn was shot to death in the Lipscomb Street area of Melbourne on Monday night.

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    Related Topix: Melbourne, FL, Violent Crime, Brevard County, FL, Indian River County, FL

  • Melbourne car burglary suspects stole loose change, ...

    Wednesday Aug 22 | via Florida Today 

    Melbourne car burglary suspects stole loose change, boxing gloves & adult toy, police say Police say the suspects burglarized eight cars at a Melbourne apartment complex early Monday morning. Check out this story on floridatoday.com: https://on.flatoday.com/2o1Qxec Crime dropped more than 4 percent in Brevard County in 2017, with northern and central cities experiencing sizable drops, according to statistics released by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.

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  • Police identify man shot to death in Melbourne as Le...

    Tuesday Aug 21 | via Florida Today 

    Police identify man shot to death in Melbourne as Lemonta Wynn, 26 The shooting happened about 9:30 p.m. Monday at a residence in the 2500 block of Lipscomb Street. Check out this story on floridatoday.com: https://on.flatoday.com/2w031qZ A 26-year-old Melbourne man was shot to death late Monday after what police said was a confrontation with another person, setting off more calls for action from community leaders concerned about gun violence.

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  • Suspect arrested after Boy Scout trailer theft

    Aug 16, 2018 | via Florida Today 

    Over a week after a Melbourne Boy Scout troop had its trailer stolen, a suspect has been arrested, according to Melbourne Police Department. Suspect arrested after Boy Scout trailer theft Over a week after a Melbourne Boy Scout troop had its trailer stolen, a suspect has been arrested, according to Melbourne Police Department.

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    Related Topix: Brevard County, FL, Melbourne, FL, Cocoa, FL

  • Police charge 94-year-old Palm Bay man with shooting...

    Aug 8, 2018 | via Florida Today 

    Police charge 94-year-old Palm Bay man with shooting at son No one was injured in Palm Bay altercation Check out this story on floridatoday.com: https://on.flatoday.com/2M7hiw0 A man was shot late night July 27, 2018, at the 24-hour Sunoco gas station across from Palm Bay High School in Melbourne. Here are scenes from the shooting the morning after.

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  • List of Wickham Park campground police incidents sin...

    Aug 1, 2018 | via Florida Today 

    FLORIDA TODAY reviewed nearly 100 Wickham Park reports logged since April to obtain information on incidents at Campgrounds A, B and C. List of Wickham Park campground police incidents since April FLORIDA TODAY reviewed nearly 100 Wickham Park reports logged since April to obtain information on incidents at Campgrounds A, B and C. Check out this story on floridatoday.com: https://on.flatoday.com/2KgXn8f Since April 3, Melbourne police have responded to at least 36 incidents at the Wickham Park campgrounds, incident reports and dispatch records show. Since April 3, Melbourne police have responded to at least 36 incidents at the Wickham Park campgrounds, police reports and dispatch records show.

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  • Filmmaker hopes 'Uprising: Pulse to Parkland' stirs ...

    Jul 31, 2018 | via Florida Today 

    Filmmaker Vicki Nantz says she hopes to reach audiences on an emotional level with documentaries including her latest, "Uprising: Pulse to Parkland." Filmmaker hopes 'Uprising: Pulse to Parkland' stirs emotion, action Filmmaker Vicki Nantz says she hopes to reach audiences on an emotional level with documentaries including her latest, "Uprising: Pulse to Parkland."

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    Related Topix: Parkland, FL, Orlando, FL, Melbourne, FL, Brevard County, FL

  • Sunoco shooting near Palm Bay High: Social media rea...

    Jul 28, 2018 | via Florida Today 

    As news of Pollard's death spread, his former teammates and friends took to social media to express their grief and offer condolences to his family. Sunoco shooting near Palm Bay High: Social media reacts to Pollard's death As news of Pollard's death spread, his former teammates and friends took to social media to express their grief and offer condolences to his family.

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  • Sunoco gas station shooting in Melbourne: Victim pla...

    Jul 27, 2018 | via Florida Today 

    Twonnie Pollard, a once-promising football star from Palm Bay High, was shot to death July 2018 at a Sunoco gas station across the street from the school Sunoco gas station shooting in Melbourne: Victim played football at Palm Bay High Twonnie Pollard, a once-promising football star from Palm Bay High, was shot to death July 2018 at a Sunoco gas station across the street from the school Check out this story on floridatoday.com: https://on.flatoday.com/2NPVvoX Palm Bay High's Twonnie Pollard talks about his touchdown against Melbourne High in this video posted Sept. 12, 2014.

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  • 5 things we know about Sunoco gas station shooting a...

    Jul 27, 2018 | via Florida Today 

    Check out this story on floridatoday.com: https://on.flatoday.com/2LFlHFp Willie and Teddieann Stewart talk about their adoptive son, Twonnie Pollard, who was shot and killed at a Sunoco gas station in Melbourne. Twonnie Pollard is shown in a Palm Bay High School yearbook photo.

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  • Man killed as 15-20 shots fired outside Melbourne ga...

    Jul 27, 2018 | via Click Orlando 

    The shooting was reported about 2 a.m. at the Sunoco gas station at 4000 S. Babcock St., across from Palm Bay Magnet High School, News 6 partner Florida Today reported. The man, identified Friday afternoon as 21-year-old Twonnie Pollard, was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead, officials said.

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  • Police investigate homicide at Melbourne gas station...

    Jul 27, 2018 | via Florida Today 

    The shooting at the Sunoco gas station across from Palm Bay Magnet High School happened at 2 a.m. Friday Police investigate homicide at Melbourne gas station near Palm Bay High The shooting at the Sunoco gas station across from Palm Bay Magnet High School happened at 2 a.m. Friday Check out this story on floridatoday.com: https://on.flatoday.com/2v5RK72 Ibrihim Dural, a clerk at Sunoco in Melbourne, called 911 from behind the register when he heard a number of shots fired outside the gas station.

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