NORTH FORT MYERS, Lee County – A bold burglar is caught on camera violently opening a register to get his way. This happened at the Tire Discount on Pondella Road in North Fort Myers. Now the owner of the shop says they know exactly who the masked thief is.
“These are the type of people we need to get off the streets. They’ll be doing it to everybody else.” shop owner Yunior Sanchez said.
“A week and a half ago, he broke in again to the building, damaged the front door, stole the scanner, and broke into the register and took the money.”
LEE COUNTY, Fla. – A Miami man was found guilty of vehicular homicide on Thursday, according to the State Attorney’s Office.
On June 27, 2018, 33-year-old Yosbel Regalado Fernandez ran a red light and slammed into another car. The light had already been red for seven seconds when Fernandez drove a tractor-trailer through the US-41 intersection, officials said.
The 60-year-old North Fort Myers woman driving the other car was killed in the crash, officials said.
The jury deliberated for approximately two hours following a three-day trial in Fort Myers.
LEE COUNTY, Fla. — A 54-year-old woman from North Fort Myers was reported and missing and the Lee County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in finding her.
Desiree Ann Thomas was last seen on Crescent Lake Drive in Fort Myers wearing dark blue or purple scrubs. Family and friends last heard from her around 12:30 PM on Tuesday.
Thomas is described as a white woman with brown hair and blue eyes. She is 5’5” and weighs 130 pounds.
If you have any information on Desiree‘s whereabouts, you are asked to call the Lee County Sheriff’s Office at 239-477-1000 or Southwest...