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Posted on: April 5, 2019

Disturbing the Peace Arrests at Fly Lounge

Arrested

Officers with the Fort Myers Police Department were monitoring the parking area of the Fly Lounge, 2158 Colonial Boulevard, at approximately 1:20 a.m. on Friday April 5, 2019 when they heard gunshots. Officers investigated and came upon two males, Elier Vasquez (Date of birth 12/03/97) and Peter Ramirez (Date of birth 9/18/92,) kicking and punching a white four-door vehicle. The men were ordered to stop but ignored the officer’s commands at first and continued to strike the vehicle until subdued by the police. Afterwards the parking lot was searched for evidence and officers found a grey Volkswagen registered to Vasquez with a bullet hole in a side door and a black handgun in the front passenger side in plain view.


Officers cleared the parking lot of the bystanders and secured the crime scene after confirming there were no gunshot victims. The VW and handgun were confiscated pending further investigation. Vasquez and Ramirez were both placed under arrest for disturbing the peace.

Elier Vasquez

Peter Ramirez

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