Brevard drive-by shooting sends 3 to hospital, deputies say

Sheriff’s office says 3 did not have life-threatening injuries

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. – The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a drive-by shooting that left three people injured.

According to the sheriff’s office, the shooting happened around 5 a.m. on Country Lane Road in unincorporated Cocoa. Deputies said they responded to what appeared to be a drive-by shooting that targeted a home.

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Neighbors reported hearing several gun shots.

News 6 saw at least two evidence markers near bullet holes on a house. A car with the back window shattered was also towed away from the scene.

Deputies said three victims were taken to a local hospital by someone who wasn’t injured before they arrived on scene.

News 6 saw crime scene tape blocking a car parked in front of the patient entrance at Rockledge Regional Medical Center. The car doors were open and the hazard lights were on.

The sheriff’s office said the victims have non-life-threatening injuries. Investigators said there is limited information on suspects. No arrests have been made.

Anyone with information is asked to call CRIMELINE.

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Amanda Castro, a proud UCF alum, joined the News 6 team in November 2015 and was promoted to weekend morning anchor in April 2016. Go Knights!