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Titusville Police Detectives identified and arrested a man suspected of aggravated battery and armed robbery, by using a computerized composite sketch resource, known as FaceLogics.
On Thursday October 13th 2016, Titusville Police reported that a male victim was dragged from his vehicle, beaten with a two by four piece of lumber and robbed of his cell phone in the area of 4th Avenue by an unknown suspect.
During the preliminary investigation, the victim supplied investigators with the suspect’s physical information, and with FaceLogics technology, a computerized rendition of the suspect was produced.
Alert officers used the composite sketch to identify a possible suspect. Witnesses positivity identified that suspect as the person who committed the battery on the victim.
Jermaine Shawnta Evans, 29, of Orlando, was arrested on October 19th 2016 without incident and charged with four felonies; Aggravated Battery, Robbery with a Firearm, Grand Theft and Burglary.
Evans is a convicted violent felon and was currently on Federal Probation at the time of his arrest. He was booked into the Brevard County Jail and is being held on a $265,000 bond.
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