2 men dead in Titusville murder-suicide identified

Police say suspected gunman took his own life

TITUSVILLE, Fla. – A gunman took his own life Tuesday after fatally shooting another man at a Titusville apartment complex, according to police.

The initial shooting happened around 5 p.m. Tuesday at the Forest Park Apartments on Rock Pit Road.

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Police said officers got to the scene and found Lorenzo Juan Bradley, 36, of Sanford, dead at the scene from an apparent gunshot wound.

The gunman ran into a nearby apartment but would not exit, according to officers. Police said officers established a perimeter around the apartment and called in the SWAT team, which later entered the unit and found Prescott Eric Lillie Jr., 35, of Titusville, dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

No other details, including what led to the shooting, have been released.

Anyone with information about the murder-suicide is asked to call police at 321-264-7800 or Crimeline at 800-423-TIPS.


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