• Man hospitalized after Cocoa shooting, police say

    By: Mike Manzoni

    Updated:

    COCOA, Fla. - A 44-year-old man is in the hospital after being shot multiple times early Saturday in Cocoa, police said. 

    The shooting occurred around 4:20 a.m. on the 600 block of Peachtree Street, police said. 

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    Police said the early investigation indicates the shooting was not a random act. 

    Police did not identify the man who was shot or state what condition the man was in. 

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    Detectives are investigating a possible motive, police said. 

    Police ask anyone with information to call Central Florida Crimeline at 1-800-423-TIPS. 

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