Man arrested in June shooting death of pregnant woman

Quentin Woodruff, 29, arrested in Brevard


TITUSVILLE, Fla. – A man was arrested Friday in the shooting death of a 24-year-old pregnant woman.

Police said on June 30 Brandee Elizabeth Kelley (pictured below) was standing inside a sliding glass door of a unit at the Emerald Place Apartments at 1075 Tree Lane when she was shot and killed.

It was revealed later by a medical examiner that Kelley was pregnant at the time of her death.


Earlier this month, Kelley's friend told Local 6 News that Kelley was trying to escape her boyfriend, Quentin Terrance Woodruff, 29, who the friend said had become abusive.

Police issued an arrest warrant for second-degree murder on July 3 for Woodruff, of Mims.

He was apprehended around 10 p.m. Friday at a business at 7503 U.S. Highway 1.