MERRITT ISLAND, Fla. (FOX 35 WOFL) - One person was shot in Merritt Island early this morning and had to be life-flighted to the hospital.
Investigators say that the incident occurred at 4 a.m. this morning at the Manor Court apartments. One person was shot and taken by helicopter to a local hospital. They say he is expected to be okay.
Fox 35 Dana Jay saw the Brevard County Sheriff Office on scene investigating this morning. They are not saying much about whether or not they have or are searching for a suspect, but they did spend a better part of the morning collecting and photographing evidence in the parking lot of the apartment complex.
Dana Jay went on to speak to some residents at the complex. They told her that it is not unusual for them to come outside and find a crime scene. One woman mentioned that in the past 6 months, there has been a lot of violence in the apartment complex.