• Brevard deputies say attempted murder suspect cut off GPS device, fled


    BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. - Brevard County deputies are racing to find an attempted murder suspect who cut off his GPS monitoring bracelet and then ran off.

    Keith Weber, 42, is accused of shooting a woman in 2011.

    According to court records, Weber was expected to be in court in Orange County Monday for a plea and sentencing related to the 2011 case.

    Deputies believe that Weber cut off the GPS device and then threw it into a lake near Cape Canaveral Hospital.

    They have not recovered the GPS bracelet.

    Weber is facing charges in Orange County of attempted murder, aggravated battery, and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

    Investigators said he was on pretrial release that included GPS monitoring.

    Weber, who lives in Cocoa, was last seen wearing dark clothing and riding a bicycle.

    He is 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs 150-160 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes.

    Investigators said they consider Weber to be dangerous.

    Anyone with information about Weber is asked to call Crimeline at 800-423-TIPS (8477).

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