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Cocoa police investigate shooting at store after beer theft

Today on the News in 90 Seconds, we're looking at the possible affects of Hurricane Maria on the Space Coast, a car ablaze on Merritt Island and another Brevard winner. Video by Luann Manderville and Rob Landers. Posted Sept. 20, 2017 The owner of a convenience store fired his gun during a confron

FLORIDA TODAY - 2017-09-20 21:08:46

Photos: Arrest mugshots for 9-19-17

Wilbur Britt, 30, of Titusville, charges: Failure to appear misdemeanor; vop felony; resist officer without violence. Brevard County Sheriff's Office - 0919, Brevard County Sheriff Ashley Williams, 29, of Cocoa, charges: 2 counts of bond exoneration/revocation misdemeanor. Brevard County Sheriff's

FLORIDA TODAY - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Cocoa store owner dubbed Clint Eastwood shoots at fifth would-be thief

A Cocoa store owner said he chased off a would-be thief at gunpoint this Wednesday morning and forced the man to give back stolen beer. This is the fifth time that store owner has used his gun in defense of his store and himself. Store owner Sowann Suy temporarily closed his store after another sho

WESH - 2017-09-20 19:21:00

Irma wallops Cocoa Beach City Hall, police station

COCOA BEACH - Watching Hurricane Irma's squalls from Fire Station 51's second-story balcony, Cocoa Beach Mayor Ben Malik saw a violent gust wallop the police station next door. "All of a sudden, the wind: It was like a freight train. It could have been a mini-tornado, but the wind started going side

FLORIDA TODAY - 2017-09-20 15:36:49

Cocoa Village Playhouse show a 'Beauty' and a 'Beast' post-Hurricane Irma

"There goes the baker with his tray like always." Says the Cocoa Village Playhouse cast of "Beauty and the Beast" - two weeks after Hurricane Irma nearly flooded him out. The classic Disney tale will take the stage weekends of Sept 22-Oct. 8 there. And just as the beast in the show has to overcome s

FLORIDA TODAY - 2017-09-20 01:17:44

Another winning Fantasy 5 ticket sold in Brevard County

We compared lottery figures over the past three years to bring you this fun ranking of counties. It's not scientific, but we compared the amount of money spent on tickets versus winnings to come up with our ranking. Video by Jessica Saggio Wochit Winning lottery tickets keep coming to Brevard Count

FLORIDA TODAY - 2017-09-20 09:29:15

Photos: Arrest mugshots for 9-20-17

Maria Roberts, 55, of Cape Canaveral, charges: Vop felony. Brevard County Sheriff's Office - 0920, Brevard County Sheriff Rebecca Ragorese, 19, of Palm Bay, charges: Failure to appear misdemeanor. Brevard County Sheriff's Office - 0920, Brevard County Sheriff Heather Fisher, 28, of Grant, charges:

FLORIDA TODAY - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Store owner could face charges for firing gun after man took a beer, police say

A convenience-store owner could face criminal charges for firing his gun after a man took a beer without paying Wednesday, according to the Cocoa Police Department. A Brevard County deputy was on South Cocoa Boulevard about 10 a.m. when he heard a shot fired from outside a Chevron store, Cocoa polic

ORLANDO SENTINEL - 2017-09-20 21:00:00

State legislators hear Brevard's concerns about lagoon, facilities, home rule

There were recurring themes Wednesday in the presentations by officials of Brevard County, its cities and other government entities during the annual Florida legislative delegation meeting Wednesday in Viera. Among them: Brevard County needs continued financial support to clean up the Indian River

FLORIDA TODAY - 2017-09-20 22:37:15

80's in the Park 2017.1 Rockin Hotel still rocks

80's in the Park 2017.1 Rockin Hotel, originally scheduled for Sept. 22-24 at Cocoa Beach Oceanfront, has been rescheduled for Feb. 16-18 due to Hurricane Irma. All tickets will be honored for the new dates. The annual 80's music event will take place at Cocoa Beach Oceanfront, 1300 N. Atlantic Av

FLORIDA TODAY - 2017-09-21 14:50:45

United Way starts fund to help Brevard hurricane victims

Embed x Share CLOSE VIDEOS: HURRICANE IRMA IN BREVARD COUNTY Hurricane Irma damage - West Cocoa | 1:18 Compilation of damage from Hurricane Irma in West Cocoa 1 of 12 Skip in Skip x Embed x Share CLOSE VIDEOS: HURRICANE IRMA IN BREVARD COUNTY Hurricane Irma: Rockledge Drive on Sunday evening | 4:29

FLORIDA TODAY - 2017-09-20 20:21:44

Store owner may face charges for following suspected thief, firing shot

Man returns beer to Cocoa store, won't face any charges COCOA, Fla. - The State Attorney's Office is deciding whether to charge a convenience store owner after a confrontation with a man suspected of stealing beer. Cocoa police say a man tried to take some beer from the Chevron on South Cocoa Boule

CLICK ORLANDO - 2017-09-21 11:26:20

High school sports results from Wednesday, Sept. 20

Titusville 4, Rockledge 3 (From Tuesday) Rockledge (832) - Aubre Ford 201, Hayden Knight 189, Frankie Mays 178, Mark Matthews 155, Tyler Crossan 109. Titusville (905) - Richard Butler 193, Clay Kyle 184, Andrew Mattheus 182, Kyle Nazarian 176, Reggie Jackson 170. Cocoa 5, Edgewood 2 (From Tuesday)

FLORIDA TODAY - 2017-09-21 02:56:42

Movies: 'Kingsman' sequel, Jackie Chan in Lego 'Ninjago' movie

"Friend Request" (R): A popular college student graciously accepts a social outcast's online friend request, but soon finds herself fighting a demonic presence that wants to make her lonely by killing her closest friends. Theaters: AMC Avenue 16, Cinemaworld 16, Majestic 11 Vero Beach, AMC West Melb

FLORIDA TODAY - 2017-09-20 18:49:30

Possible sinkhole reported in Titusville on South Street near downtown

Titusville Police Department reported that a possible sinkhole had formed in the road near South Street and Indian River Avenue on Thursday morning. The roadway is currently being blocked as a rectangular chunk of asphalt has fallen into a newly opened cavity in the street, according to police. P

FLORIDA TODAY - 2017-09-21 15:47:34

Titusville search warrant nets $7K cash, drugs, accused dealer

Titusville police seized 161 grams of powder cocaine, 76 grams of crack cocaine, 10 grams of oxycodone, 5 grams of hydrocodone, 4 grams of marijuana and $7,000 in cash from a home on Moticello Drive on Wednesday, according to Titusville police. An accumulation of tips from Titusville residents promp

FLORIDA TODAY - 2017-09-21 13:46:57

Merritt Island man charged with manslaughter

Roger Petrocelli was arrested and charged with manslaughter Monday morning, according to reports from Brevard County Sheriff's Office. Just before 10 a.m., the 36-year-old Merritt Island man was booked into the Brevard County Jail Complex, where he is being held without bond. No details were imme

FLORIDA TODAY - 2017-09-19 17:00:58

Woman killed, 2 injured in Titusville crash, officials say

One woman was killed and two others seriously injured in a traffic crash just after 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in front of Target Plaza on S.R. 405 in Titusville, officials told WESH 2 News. Eastbound S.R. 405 (Columbia Boulevard) remained shut down for several hours as emergency workers and investigators wo

WESH - 2017-09-20 00:37:00

Floodwaters not receding in Merritt Island neighborhood, residents say

MERRITT ISLAND, Fla. - Residents in a Merritt Island neighborhood are still waiting for Hurricane Irma's flood waters to subside. They said ditches overflowed into their yards along East Hall Road and more than a week after the storm, they're still full. Hurricane Irma: Officials question Duke Energ

WFTV - 2017-09-19 20:35:45

Food & Fun: Space Coast Happenings

The Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Food & Wine Classic, now in its eighth year, gives the Epcot Food and Wine Festival a run for its money, and you don't have to purchase a theme park ticket to enjoy it. Held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27, and Saturday, Oct. 28, the Food & Wine Classic is a

FLORIDA TODAY - 2017-09-20 15:37:37