Death Investigation in Lehigh Acres - Update #1

Thursday, February 7, 2019

The decedent has been identified as Mildred Noemi Rivera-Lester (DOB 02/02/72).

The investigation remains active.


(Original release posted on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 6:10 p.m.)

On Wednesday, February 6th, 2019 at approximately 2:37 p.m., Lee County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to 2702 Robin Avenue, Lehigh Acres, reference a house fire.

Due to the nature of the incident, Major Crimes Unit detectives responded to the scene.

The incident has now been deemed a death investigation. This is an isolated incident and there is no threat to the public.

The investigation remains active. All updates will be sent via press release.