Police release name of man wanted nationwide in Cocoa homicide

Last Updated: Friday, February 16, 2018, 5:10 PM EST

Detectives have released the name of the person wanted in connection to the homicide of an Ocala man who was in Cocoa for last week's SpaceX launch.

Joshua Reece Wilson Keravuori, who will turn 20 years old on Sunday, is wanted by Cocoa detectives working with the U.S. Marshal's office.

Keravuori is described as being about 5-foot-8, weighing about 150 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

According to police, he was seen Tuesday, Feb. 6 checking into the Dixie Motel at 301 Forrest Ave. in Cocoa with 65-year-old homicide victim Terry Hilliard.

Hilliard's body was found just after 11 a.m. the next day inside the hotel room.

Police said Keravuori drove away in Hilliard's black Chevy Cruz, which was found in Hialeah in South Florida the next day.

Keravuori's last known location was Silver Springs, Maryland. Nationwide and statewide bulletins on the suspect have reportedly been posted.

Police say he could be armed and is considered dangerous. Anyone with information on his location is asked not to approach or speak to him but to call Crimeline immediately at 1-800-423-TIPS.