Lee County Sheriff's Office Press Release: Deputies Investigating Overnight Homicide

Press release 2019
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Around 12:30 this morning, deputies responded to the 4900 block of Palm Beach Boulevard in reference to a shooting.

Due to the nature of the incident, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Unit assumed the investigation. One male was transported to the hospital with gunshot wounds and later succumbed to his injuries.

This is an isolated incident, and there is no threat to the public.

This investigation is active, and any further updates will be disseminated in the form of a press release.