Officer Involved Shooting

Monday, January 8, 2018

On Saturday, January 6, 2018, Lee County deputies responded to 18196 Dupont Drive, Fort Myers, in reference to a domestic disturbance.

Upon arrival, they encountered an armed male subject that pointed a gun at deputies.  The deputies responded with lethal force.  No deputies were injured.

The involved deputies have been placed on administrative leave per Sheriff's Office policy. 

The decedent is identified as Guillermo Mendoza (DOB 1-17-59) of 18196 Dupont Drive.

The investigation continues.