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Melbourne police apprehend man near Walmart

Man suspected of jumping through several backyards, acting suspicious

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MELBOURNE, Fla. – Melbourne police took a man into custody Wednesday morning after he was suspected of jumping through several backyards and acting suspicious.

Police were called about 7:15 a.m. to the area along Post and Wickham roads – not far from the Walmart Neighborhood Market store.

Officers arrived moments later and confronted the man, deploying a stun gun and taking him into custody for questioning. Brevard County sheriff's deputies were also in the area.