Person shot in fight between neighbors, Melbourne police say
Suspect in custody
MELBOURNE, Fla. – A person was shot when a fight between neighbors escalated on Friday, according to the Melbourne Police Department.
Officers said the shooting happened before noon in the 900 block of Footbridge Drive in The Meadows mobile home park.
A man pulled out a handgun during the fight and shot another person, a news release said.
The victim was taken to an area hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries, according to authorities.
Deputies said a man is in custody in connection with the shooting.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Crimeline at 1-800-423-TIPS (8477) or the Melbourne Police Department at 321-608-6731.
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