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Posted on: September 4, 2018

FMPD Responds to Shooting Incident on Dunbar Avenue

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The Fort Myers police Department responded to a reported shooting at approximately 4:50 a.m. on September 4, 2018 in front of 3137 Dunbar Avenue. Upon arrival officers discovered a wounded male who was bleeding from his right leg. 

After securing the scene for other emergency responders, officers questioned the victim, who was identified as Tyrone Deshawn Williams (date of birth 02/27/1988.)  Mr. Williams stated he was standing at the corner of Ford Street and Dunbar Avenue when two other males approached him and started shooting.  He retreated west down Dunbar Avenue but was struck by gunfire.  Williams was transported to the Lee Memorial Hospital for treatment and declined to press charges.


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