UDATE #1 - Traffic Advisory: Active investigation on Lee Boulevard, Lehigh Acres

LCSO -Press Release UPDATE 2019

***UPDATE #1***Active investigation on Lee Boulevard, Lehigh Acres

April 14, 2019

On Sunday, April 14, 2019, at approximately 2:58 a.m., Lee County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the area of Leonard Boulevard and Lee Boulevard, Lehigh Acres, in reference a vehicle crash.

Due to the nature of the incident, Major Crimes Unit detectives have responded to the scene and are actively working a shooting investigation.

At this time, it is believed that all injuries related to this incident are non-life threatening.

This appears to have been an isolated incident and there is no danger to the public.

The investigation remains active.

Additional updates will be provided via press release.

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(Original Press Release – Traffic Advisory)

April 14, 2019

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office is currently conducting an active investigation on Lee Boulevard, Lehigh Acres. All east and westbound lanes of traffic on Lee Boulevard between Olympia Pointe Boulevard and Westgate Boulevard are blocked at this time. Motorists should avoid the area and seek an alternate route.

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

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