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Posted on: June 15, 2018

FMPD Gang Unit Seize Guns in Fly Lounge Parking Lot

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Officers with the Fort Myers Police Department’s Gang Suppression Unit were conducting survelliance at approximatley 1:30 a.m. in the Fly Lounge parking lot at 2158 Colonial Boulevard on Thursday morning, June 14, 2018, when they noticed a suspicious person loitering in a car. Additional officers were requested to the scene and approched Henry Leonard (DOB 8/26/95) to question him. During the questioning officers observed several firearms inside of the vehicle and placed Leonard under arrest. Additional searching revealed illegal drugs on his person as well as a large amount of narcotics in the rear of the car which were seized and submitted for analysis. A criminal history inquiry showed that he has two prior felony convictions.  Leonard was charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession of a controlled substance and issued a trespass warning. He was then transported to the Lee County Jail. Successful team work by the FMPD took a criminal and dangerous weapons off the streets.


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