Police ID teen, woman killed after house shot up in Titusville drive-by

Victims identified as 17-year-old Drayontai Mason and 25-year-old Teressa Henderson

TITUSVILLE, Fla. – A teenage boy and a woman were killed and another person was injured Wednesday night in a drive-by shooting in Titusville, officials said.

The shooting happened around 10 p.m. at a home on 3rd Avenue between DeLeon Avenue and U.S. 1.

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Titusville police said officers were called to a home and found 17-year-old Drayontai Mason and 25-year-old Teressa Henderson, both of Titusville, suffering from gunshot wounds. The victims were taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries and later died, according to police.

The father of the teen said his son was playing a video game in a bedroom when he was struck by gunfire.

A third shooting victim, an 18-year-old man, drove himself to the hospital with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds, according to police. He was in stable condition, according to authorities.

School officials said the Mason was a student in its adult education program but withdrew in October.

“Brevard Public Schools is saddened by this senseless tragedy. We want to share our deepest sympathy and condolences to the family and friends of those killed in (Wednesday) night’s shooting,” a statement from BPS said.

Video from the scene shows several bullet holes in the home and nearby cars. More than 20 evidence markers were placed in front of the house by investigators.

Police said there’s no information about the suspected shooters or their vehicle.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Titusville Police Department at 321-264-7800 or Crimeline at 800-423-TIPS.

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