Updated:WEST MELBOURNE, Fla. —
A man was found dead in a West Melbourne neighborhood after shots were fired early Sunday morning, according to police.
Officers said they responded to reports of shots fired in the Oak Grove neighborhood around 4 a.m. According to police, neighbors heard a man saying "no" around the time of the shooting.
Using the Brevard County Sheriff's Office helicopter, police said they found a deceased man in between two houses. The death is being investigated as a homicide.
"We're obtaining information, doing a preliminary investigation. We are not actively looking for a particular individual at this point," Deputy Chief Dan Swartzfager said.
The victim is believed to be a man in his 20s. His identity has not been released by police.