Man charged in suspicious death of woman in Brooksville

BROOKSVILLE, Fla. (WFLA) – A woman was found dead inside a tiny trailer just north of Brooksville on Wednesday. Detectives are calling her death suspicious. 

Hernando County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a call at 4:15 a.m. about an incident at 15013 Old Stage Coach Road.

“When the deputies arrived they did find a deceased female on-scene,” sheriff’s spokeswoman Denise Moloney told News Channel 8.

The woman hasn’t been identified and investigators wouldn’t reveal her age.

Moloney said there’s no danger to the community, adding that “everyone involved in the incident has been identified and accounted for.”

Investigators identified the person charged as Joshua Carroll, 32.

Carroll has been charged with second degree homicide in connection with the investigation.

Investigators say the victim knew the suspect and died as a result of homicidal violence.

He’s being held with no bond at the Hernando County Detention Center.

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