The victim has been positively identified as Lonnie Edward Miller (d.o.b. 08/20/1966 of Fort Myers). Cause of death is still pending from the District 21 Medical Examiners.
On Monday, August 11, 2014 at 8:44 a.m., the Fort Myers Police Department responded to a call of a dead person in the wooded area behind the RaceTrac convenience store located at 5150 State Road 82. Upon arrival police located the remains of an unidentified person approximately 100 yards into the wooded area.
Police have cordoned off the scene. Detectives along with Crime Scene Technicians and the Medical Examiners Office are actively working the investigation to include identifying the victim. Anyone with information is asked to call the Fort Myers Police Department at 239-321-7700, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS or text message C-R-I-M-E-S (274637) Keyword FMPD.
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