Police investigate homicide after man shot, killed in Melbourne

26-year-old gunshot victim identified

Published On: Aug 02 2013 05:55:30 AM EDT   Updated On: Aug 02 2013 01:29:29 PM EDT
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MELBOURNE, Fla. -

Melbourne police are investigating a homicide after a man was shot and killed late Thursday night.

Police said they received a report of a shooting on Redwood Lane at 11:30 p.m. Thursday. When they arrived, they found a gunshot victim, who was taken to Holmes Regional Medical Center.

The man, identified as 26-year-old Marchell Baker, died at the hospital

The investigation is ongoing.

Contact Melbourne police if you have any information on this incident.