20-year-old shot and killed in Titusville

Author: Kevin O'Korn, Producer, kokorn@wkmg.com
Published On: Dec 24 2013 09:19:57 PM EST   Updated On: Dec 21 2013 07:55:33 AM EST
TITUSVILLE -

Titusville Police received a call of gunfire Friday night just after 9:00 p.m. in the area of Pine Street and Grannis Avenue.

Responding officers found a male in the yard of a home on Pine Street who appeared to have been shot. Sharrod Freeman, 20, of Titusville was pronounced dead at the scene.

Detectives are exploring several leads in the case. A motive has not yet been established, and suspects are not being identified at this time.

A male was brought to a local hospital with a non-life threatening gunshot wound around the same time; however a connection between the two has not been confirmed at this time.

Detectives believe that there could potentially be several eyewitnesses who have not yet come forward.

They are urging anyone with information about this crime to contact the Titusville Police Department or anonymously by calling Crimeline at (800) 423-TIPS .

This is an ongoing investigation and further information will be released when it becomes available.