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Posted on: May 11, 2020

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(For Immediate Release)

Date: May 11, 2020

Suspicious Package


At approximately 1123 hours the Fort Myers Police Department received a call from administrators at the administrative building of Renaissance Preserve located at 4224 Renaissance Preserve Way, Fort Myers Florida about a suspicious package that had been dropped off.


Due to the nature of the incident and for precautionary measures, The Southwest Regional Bomb squad was notified and responded. This multi-agency team consists of members from the Lee County Sheriff’s Office, Port Authority Police and Collier County Sheriff’s Office.


Once the robot was deployed it was deemed the package was not a threat and there is no danger to the public.


The suitcase style item was collected and placed into Fort Myers Police Property.

We appreciate the cooperation of residents as we ensure the safety of the surrounding area.

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