MELBOURNE, Florida -- The Melbourne Police Department is conducting a murder investigation following a shooting that occurred Thursday night.
At 10:38 p.m., Melbourne Police officers responded to the 3200 block of Redwood Lane for a reported shooting in the area. Upon arrival, police discovered a gunshot victim who was then transported to Holmes Regional Medical Center where he succumbed to his injuries.
The victim has been identified as 26-year-old Marchell Baker.
Police are asking for any witnesses to this crime to call the Melbourne Police Department or Crime Line at 1-800-423-TIPS (8477).