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19 May 2014

Police Investigating Homicide

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Update #1: The victim has been identified as Malique Brown (d.o.b. 02/04/1997 of Lehigh Acres). 

On Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 3:09 a.m. the Fort Myers Police Department responded to a call of gunshots heard in the 3100 block of Franklin Street. Upon arrival police located an unidentified black male laying in the driveway of 3119 Franklin Street suffering from a gunshot wound. Lee County Emergency Medical Service was summoned and pronounced the subject deceased. Police have cordoned off the crime scene. Detectives along with Crime Scene Technicians are actively working the investigation to include identifying the victim. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Emily Destefanis at 239-321-7700, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS or text message C-R-I-M-E-S (274637) Keyword FMPD. FMPD is offering a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of a person or persons responsible for any homicide in the City of Fort Myers. Tipsters can remain anonymous.

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Office: (239) 321-7700
Emergency: 911

Address: 2210 Widman Way, Fort Myers, FL 33901

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