3 found dead inside car at Melbourne apartment complex

MELBOURNE, Fla. — Three people were found dead inside a car in Melbourne late Sunday, according to police.


At around 10:50 p.m., police officers said they responded to a suspicious vehicle call inside the Manatee Cove Apartments complex in the 700 block of Madelyn Way.

Officers said they found a car and three people dead inside.

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The investigation was turned over to the Criminal Investigations Division which is actively investigating, police said.

The people have not been identified.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the Melbourne Police Department at 321-608-6371.

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Just five minutes before this incident, a person was shot in the front yard at a home on Canal Street.

Officers said the two incidents are not related.

Click here to read more about the shooting.

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This is a developing story. Check back and watch Eyewitness News for updates.

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Katlyn Brieskorn, WFTV.com

Katlyn Brieskorn is a Digital Assignment Editor at WFTV. She joined Channel 9 in July 2019.