Shots fired on Steward Drive: Update #1

January 10, 2018

press release2

Lee County Sheriff's Office deputies and detectives worked diligently throughout the afternoon and evening as they continued to investigate an incident involving shots fired on Steward Drive on Tuesday.

That investigation led to an additional scene in North Fort Myers where two suspects were located.

Due to the totality of circumstances, numerous consistent statements given by witnesses on scene and evidence at hand,  Angel Gutierrez (H/M DOB 05/10/1997) and Desiree Gaff (W/F  DOB 08/23/1989) were arrested and charged with Shooting into an Occupied Vehicle F.S.S 790.19, Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon F.S.S 784.021(1a), and Discharging a Firearm within 1,000 feet of a Person in Public F.S.S 790.15(2).

Gutierrez Gaff

Original press release:

At approximately 12:39 p.m. on Tuesday, January 9, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call regarding shots fired on the 4900 block of Steward Drive, just east of Ortiz Avenue in Fort Myers.

It was reported that the shots emanated from a passing vehicle.  There were no injuries and, based on preliminary investigation, there is no threat to the community.

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