Titusville Police responded to a traffic crash on Friday, December 29th 2017, at approximately 10:20 AM, involving multiple vehicles, which led to the arrest of one male adult suspect and two juvenile suspects.
The preliminary investigation has revealed that a stolen white 2015 Nissan Altima and a 1993 dark gray Cadillac sedan where headed westbound on Park Avenue. The Nissan was rear-ended by the Cadillac and the collision caused both vehicles to lose control, subsequently striking a 2017 white Jeep Cherokee and a 2005 dark gray Ford F150 truck.
The adult male suspect operating the Nissan Altima fled the traffic crash scene on foot, one juvenile suspect in the Cadillac fled the scene in the vehicle and the other juvenile suspect fled the scene on foot.
Minutes later, officers located the Cadillac in the area of Watrous Drive and Barna Avenue and conducted a traffic stop on the suspect’s vehicle. The juvenile suspect, who was driving, was taken into custody without incident. The other juvenile suspect was quickly located on Bobbi Lane and arrested by police after he fled the traffic crash scene.
Within a few hours, investigative leads helped detectives locate the adult male suspect who was arrested without incident at a residence on Putter Court.
Michael Ryan Bradshaw, 21, of Titusville, was charged with Leaving the Scene of a Traffic Crash with Property Damage, Driving While License Suspended with Knowledge and Violation of Probation.
Charges are pending for the two juvenile suspects.
Bradshaw was booked into the Brevard County Jail.
All suspects were transported to a local hospital for precautionary purposes. There were no other injuries.
The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is conducting a separate investigation in reference to the stolen vehicle.
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