Lee County Newswire (Page 11)

Lee County Newswire (Page 11)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lee County, FL. (Page 11)

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  1. City charter schools examine policies after student abductionRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2018 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    ... required to put in hours with the schools, but the system also has the same identification-required policy all Lee County schools use. That method will be used at all times now, officials said. Nelson said some of the ways the schools within the ...

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  2. Zombicon shooting suspect faces judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Jose Raul Bonilla, 23, of Immokalee, faces charges of second-degree murder, five counts of aggravated battery and destroying or tampering with evidence, according to a Lee County Sheriff's Office arrest sheet. Bail has not yet been set.

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  3. Lehigh man sentenced to two life sentences in double homicideRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2018 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    ... a firearm and one count of attempted second degree murder possessing a firearm following a three-day trial in Lee County in January. He was also sentenced to 30 years in prison on the attempted murder charge which will be served concurrent to the ...

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  4. Florida Considers Increasing Penalty For Bee Colony Theft, But Will It Help?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    ... and say, 'Well, that's all we can do. Have a good day and good luck,'" he said. Sergeant Anita Iriarte said the Lee County Sheriff's Office does not have the equipment to recover or store hives. If they eventually catch the people who stole the ...

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  5. Zombicon shooting suspect to face judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Jose Raul Bonilla, 23, of Immokalee, faces charges of second-degree murder, five counts of aggravated battery and destroying or tampering with evidence, according to a Lee County Sheriff's Office arrest sheet. Bail has not yet been set.

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  6. Lee County DA's office hosts children's social media safety discussionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The Lee County District Attorney's Office will host events to bring awareness of the dangers of social media apps commonly used by children. 'Sex, Cell Phones, and Social Media Safety' is two one-hour events to bring awareness to the apps that children are downloading and using.

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  7. SWFL beware of hurricane damage scamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... and call and that's probably another sign of their non legitimacy," said Fort Myers resident Brent Ellis. The Lee County Sheriff's Office said the fraud line received up to 10 calls in the last two weeks. "I'm not surprised," Ellis said. "You know ...

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  8. New technology could give Fort Myers Police a live birds-eye view on crimeRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2018 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    A Fort Myers company is working to centralize cameras across Lee County to help law enforcement track and catch criminals. The Fort Myers Police Department wants to purchase the program called Live Earth , which is expected to cost taxpayers just under $95,000.

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  9. The rape is on video, cops say. He hopes blood from her corpse will help exonerate himRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... hope that the fatal crash in July 2017 can give them access to the woman's blood work. They've filed a motion in Lee County Circuit Court to force the state to hand over the toxicology report done on her corpse. If they show the woman had Xanax, ...

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  10. More informationRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2018 | Gulfshore Life

    ... to 5 pm. Guests are encouraged to bring new or gently used sports equipment to benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Lee County including the North Fort Myers location. Items being accepted include basketballs, tennis balls and racquets, volleyballs, ...

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  11. Security increased at Edison Festival of LightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | NBC2 News

    "There's police everywhere on every corner and up and down the streets. I don't know where they all came from Officers from Fort Myers, Cape Coral, and Sanibel were all on hand, as well as Lee County sheriffs deputies and even the National Guard.

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  12. 1 killed in Fort Myers shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Police responded around 11:59 p.m. Friday night to reports of gunfire at an apartment complex on the 2800 block of Central Avenue and found man suffering from injuries sustained in a gunshot wound. Police and Lee County EMS attempted to give aid, but Brian Cannady, 40, succumbed to his injuries, according to police.

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  13. Man arrested in Lehigh Acres kidnapping, sexual batteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    A 61-year-old man was arrested in connection with a kidnapping and sexual battery on a juvenile female, the Lee County Sheriff's Office said Saturday. Deputies responded to Friday to a complaint based on reports of a girl being held against her will and sexually battered at a home, according to the sheriff's office.

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  14. Record security to be on hand during Edison Festival of LightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | NBC2 News

    ... from Fort Myers, Cape Coral, and Sanibel Island will be patrolling the streets of the Historic River District. Lee County Sheriff's Office will be assisting with security as well. "They are in full force," said Ted Fitzgeorge, a 20-year Edison ...

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  15. Lee County political action committee looks to raise money for school securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | NBC2 News

    Following the deadly Broward County school shooting Wednesday, a Lee County political action committee says increasing security measures in Lee Schools is more important than ever. Quality Schools for The Future plans to raise hundreds of thousands, which they say will educate voters on the need for a controversial half-cent sales tax that would raise millions to build new schools and secure them.

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  16. Students praised for reporting potential threat at Cypress Lake High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | NBC2 News

    ... the picture was from South Carolina and was taken into custody. Investigators said Cypress Lake High School in Lee County was never the target. Regardless, the principal is praising students for speaking out about a potential threat. "[The principal ...

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  17. LCSO warns of attempted phone fraud cases on islandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Boca Beacon

    Recently, several residents on Boca Grande have received an automated phone call telling them their credit card information on file at the grocery store is not correct and needs to be updated immediately by calling a specific number provided by the scam caller. At this time, it appears there are no local victims; however, the Lee County Sheriff's Office warns residents to be aware of these types of calls and reminds you to hang up the phone immediately if someone you do not know begins asking for personal information.

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  18. Religion NotesRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2018 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    ... * March 20 - "The State of Public Education" Dr. Gregory K. Adkins, Super-intendent of the School District of Lee County, www.leeschools.net Faith Presbyterian Church is located at 4544 Coronado Parkway, Cape Coral, FL 33904. The Mission of Faith ...

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  19. March programs at Cape Coral Lee County Public LibraryRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2018 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    Next month's roster of activities at Cape Coral Lee County Public Library offers topics for all ages. The following activities are free to the public: A casual, self-guided group of knitters and crocheters share ideas, techniques and patterns.

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  20. Sheriff's Office, School District looking to boost police presenceRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2018 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    Lee County Schools and the Lee County Sheriff's Office held a joint press conference Thursday to address local concerns about a multi-fatality shooting at a high school in Broward County. Undersheriff Carmine Marceno said he could not share specific details about the Sheriff's Office operations and trainings for school safety, but he said deputies are trained to handle school shootings and other mass shooting scenarios.

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