The City of Titusville, Florida / Police / NewsArmed Robbery Suspect Shot after Bank RobberyWednesday, September 07, 2016Titusville Police responded to a report of an armed bank robbery in progress at 2600 Barna Avenue at approximately 11:00 A.M on Wednesday September 7th 2016.
Arriving Officers encountered the armed suspect on Barna Avenue near Harrison Street. The suspect was shot and pronounced deceased a short time later.
The preliminary investigation shows the officer was forced to use deadly force because of the actions of the armed suspect.
No officers were injured in this incident. Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) is on scene and is handling the officer involved shooting investigation.
As standard policy, the officer involved has been placed on paid administrative leave pending the completion of the investigation.
The deceased suspect has been identified as Jesse Daniel Joynt, 35, of Titusville.
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