Mystery bullet misses sleeping hotel guest
Brevard deputies investigate shooting near Indialantic
INDIALANTIC, Fla. – Brevard County sheriff's investigators continue to search for clues after a bullet flied into a fifth-floor beachside hotel -- missing a sleeping guest by several feet.
No one was injured in the shooting, which happened about 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Doubletree Hotel, 1665 State Road A1A near Indialantic.
Deputies searched the surrounding area but were not able to determine who fired the shot, Local 6 News partner Florida Today reported.
A hotel guest in room 511 told authorities that he was sleeping when he heard a sound. The man, who was not hit by any of the debris from the bullet, then awoke, flipped on the light and noticed a hole in the shattered window, deputies said.
Investigators arrived and found the bullet lodged in a section of wall near the ceiling.
Anyone with information about the case is urged to call 321-633-7162.
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