UPDATE: 2nd Arrest Made In Kangaroo Express Armed Robbery
MIMS, Florida -- The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating an armed robbery that occurred earlier today at the Kangaroo Express located at 3164 W. Main Street in Mims, Florida.
At approximately 10:45 AM, an unknown black male suspect, approximately 5’8”- 5’10” wearing all dark clothing and a black ski mask, entered the business, brandished a handgun, and demanded money. The male obtained an undisclosed amount of currency before departing the store, where he was observed entering an awaiting vehicle driven by another male.
The suspect's vehicle was then observed by deputies in the area of Hammock Road in Mims. The suspects fled from the vehicle into a wooded area where 20-year-old LeQuan Irell Mayo of Cocoa, Florida was arrested. Mayo, the alleged driver of the vehicle, was charged with Principle to Armed Robbery and is currently being held at the Brevard County Jail Complex on a no bond status.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office North Precinct General Crimes Unit at (321) 633-7162 or CRIMELINE at 1-800-423-TIPS (8477).
All calls to CRIMELINE are confidential and callers can remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward for information leading to an arrest.