The City of Titusville, Florida / Police / NewsArmed Robbery and Shooting Suspect ArrestedTitusville Police have arrested the masked gunman who is suspected of two separate armed robberies and the shooting of a restaurant employee during one of those robberies.
Brandon Jerome Holmes, 31, of Titusville was arrested on Tuesday, August 15th 2017, and charged with Attempted Felony Murder, Robbery with a Fire Arm, Use of a Weapon During the Commission of a Felony, Principal in the First Degree to Robbery with a Firearm and Grand Theft.
Police responded to an armed robbery and subsequent shooting at China 1 Restaurant located at 1556 Harrison Street at approximately 10:00 PM on Wednesday, July 12th 2017.
The suspect entered the restaurant armed with a handgun, threatened the counter attendant and forcibly took money from the register. The suspect proceeded to shoot the counter attendant before exiting the restaurant.
In a separate incident, the suspect has been linked to the armed robbery that occurred at approximately 5:30 AM on Saturday, July 22nd 2017 at the Quality Inn Hotel located 3655 Cheney Highway.
Detectives followed up multiple investigative leads which led to the arrest of the suspect.
Brandon Jerome Holmes is being held in the Brevard County Jail without bond.
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