Man shot, killed found in backyard of Titusville home, police say

Police said a man was found gravely injured in the backyard of a Titusville home early Sunday after an apparent shooting.

Titusville police responded around 2 p.m. to a report of a shooting at a home on Coronado Boulevard and found a man – later identified as James Tirion Mack, 61 – hurt with a gunshot wound in the backyard. He was transported to the hospital and pronounced dead about an hour later, police said.

Police have not released any suspect descriptions or information, but said it believes the alleged shooter, or shooters, knew Mack. 

Anyone with information should contact Titusville police at (321)264-7800. Those who want to remain anonymous can contact Crimeline at 1-800-423-TIPS.