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NEWS RELEASE: Cape Coral Police Conduct Saturday Night Traffic Operation; Results


(September 29, 2014)- The Cape Coral Police Department conducted a traffic saturation operation starting at 9:00 PM Saturday night (9/27/2014) through 3:00 AM Sunday morning (9/28/2014).  The results are as follows:

ARRESTS:

Christopher Felix DeJesus (W/M - 01/14/1975) 429 Collins Road, Ft Myers DWLS (Habitual) / 14-015415 Officer J. Duffy / 1500-blk Cape Coral Pkwy E

Christopher Felix DeJesus (W/M - 01/14/1975)
429 Collins Road, Ft Myers
DWLS (Habitual) / 14-015415
Officer J. Duffy / 1500-blk Cape Coral Pkwy E

Christopher Felix DeJesus (W/M - 01/14/1975)
429 Collins Road, Ft Myers
DWLS (Habitual) / 14-015415
Officer J. Duffy / 1500-blk Cape Coral Pkwy E

Traffic stop for nonworking headlight revealed that DeJesus was suspended 11x’s and was a habitual offender.


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Taylor Rose Erickson (W/F – 03/25/1996)
2126 Viscaya Pkwy
Possession of Cannabis < 20 grams / 14-015419
Officer S. Cragin / Coronado Pkwy and Victoria Dr

A traffic stop for failure to stop at a stop sign was conducted and the strong odor of cannabis emitted from the vehicle.  Erickson was in possession cannabis - 12.0 grams ppw.  NTA issued.


Sean Sheldon Davis (B/M – 11/25/1979) 120 SE 1st Place DUI / 14-015426 Officer J. Carson / 4000-blk Del Prado Blvd S

Sean Sheldon Davis (B/M – 11/25/1979)
120 SE 1st Place
DUI / 14-015426
Officer J. Carson / 4000-blk Del Prado Blvd S

Sean Sheldon Davis (B/M – 11/25/1979)
120 SE 1st Place
DUI / 14-015426
Officer J. Carson / 4000-blk Del Prado Blvd S

A traffic stop for speeding (55/35) revealed that the driver was under the influence.
Breath results – 0.134 and 0.130


Christopher Joseph Chezem (W/M – 12/15/1995) 1320 SE 31st Ter Possession of Drug Paraphernalia / 14-015427 SCU W. Rosario / 600-blk Cape Coral Pkwy E

Christopher Joseph Chezem (W/M – 12/15/1995)
1320 SE 31st Ter
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia / 14-015427
SCU W. Rosario / 600-blk Cape Coral Pkwy E

Christopher Joseph Chezem (W/M – 12/15/1995)
1320 SE 31st Ter
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia / 14-015427
SCU W. Rosario / 600-blk Cape Coral Pkwy E

A traffic stop for speeding revealed that Chezem was in possession of a glass water bong.


Raymundo Contreras Hernandez (W/M – 03/01/1983) 7681 Tamara Lee Ct #101, Ft Myers No DL / 14-015421 Officer A. Tobler / 825 Archer Pkwy

Raymundo Contreras Hernandez (W/M – 03/01/1983)
7681 Tamara Lee Ct #101, Ft Myers
No DL / 14-015421
Officer A. Tobler / 825 Archer Pkwy

Raymundo Contreras Hernandez (W/M – 03/01/1983)
7681 Tamara Lee Ct #101, Ft Myers
No DL / 14-015421
Officer A. Tobler / 825 Archer Pkwy

After running the tag, it was revealed that Hernandez-Contreras did not have a valid Florida DL.


Jeffrey A. Reaves (W/M – 02/11/1978) 2909 SW 30th Ter DUI / 14-015429 Traffic Officer P. Taylor / Veterans Pkwy and Country Club Blvd

Jeffrey A. Reaves (W/M – 02/11/1978)
2909 SW 30th Ter
DUI / 14-015429
Traffic Officer P. Taylor / Veterans Pkwy and Country Club Blvd

Jeffrey A. Reaves (W/M – 02/11/1978)
2909 SW 30th Ter
DUI / 14-015429
Traffic Officer P. Taylor / Veterans Pkwy and Country Club Blvd

After receiving a reckless driving complaint, Traffic Officer Taylor located the vehicle.  When he did, it almost ran into the concrete barrier on Veterans Pkwy.  Breath Refused.


Jason Dale Rhodes (W/M – 11/24/1978) 565 Oaks Lane Apt #206 Suspended DL (X’s 5) / 14-015430 Officer T. Kortright / 500-blk SE 47th Ter

Jason Dale Rhodes (W/M – 11/24/1978)
565 Oaks Lane Apt #206
Suspended DL (X’s 5) / 14-015430
Officer T. Kortright / 500-blk SE 47th Ter

Jason Dale Rhodes (W/M – 11/24/1978)
565 Oaks Lane Apt #206
Suspended DL (X’s 5) / 14-015430
Officer T. Kortright / 500-blk SE 47th Ter

A traffic stop for driving without working tail lights revealed Rhodes DL was suspended 5x’s.


Robert R. Gagnon (W/M – 11/15/1950) 1316 SE 29th Ter DUI > .15 / 14-015431 Officer C. Munoz-Luna / 1800 Veterans Pkwy E

Robert R. Gagnon (W/M – 11/15/1950)
1316 SE 29th Ter
DUI > .15 / 14-015431
Officer C. Munoz-Luna / 1800 Veterans Pkwy E

Robert R. Gagnon (W/M – 11/15/1950)
1316 SE 29th Ter
DUI > .15 / 14-015431
Officer C. Munoz-Luna / 1800 Veterans Pkwy E

A traffic stop for failure to maintain lane revealed that Gagnon was impaired. Breath results – 0.183 and 0.198.


Adam Loren Lasker (W/M – 11/04/1979) 2636 Shelby Pkwy DUI / 14-015433 Traffic Officer N. Green / 2900-blk Del Prado Blvd S

Adam Loren Lasker (W/M – 11/04/1979)
2636 Shelby Pkwy
DUI / 14-015433
Traffic Officer N. Green / 2900-blk Del Prado Blvd S

Adam Loren Lasker (W/M – 11/04/1979)
2636 Shelby Pkwy
DUI / 14-015433
Traffic Officer N. Green / 2900-blk Del Prado Blvd S

A traffic stop for speed revealed that Lasker was impaired.  Breath Refused.


Brandon Michael Davis (W/M – 06/06/1983) 2201 River Ridge Blvd, Ft Myers DUI / 14-015425 Officer Munoz-Luna / 1600 Viscaya Pkwy

Brandon Michael Davis (W/M – 06/06/1983)
2201 River Ridge Blvd, Ft Myers
DUI / 14-015425
Officer Munoz-Luna / 1600 Viscaya Pkwy

Brandon Michael Davis (W/M – 06/06/1983)
2201 River Ridge Blvd, Ft Myers
DUI / 14-015425
Officer Munoz-Luna / 1600 Viscaya Pkwy

A traffic stop for failure to yield the right of way revealed that David was impaired. Breath Refused.

Also, the following Citations/Warnings were issued:

Criminal:                    6
Nonmoving:              17
Seatbelt:                    4        
Speed:                       10
Other Moving:           41
Warnings:                  33
Total citations:          78

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CAPE CORAL POLICE DEPARTMENT | Public Affairs Office | 1100 Cultural Park Boulevard | Cape Coral, FL 33990 | (239) 242-3341

NEWS RELEASE: Cape Coral Police Investigating Sunday Afternoon Traffic Fatality

(September 29, 2014)-  Yesterday afternoon, Cape Coral Police responded to a serious injury crash in the 600 block of Diplomat Parkway East.  The crash involved a single motor vehicle and a bicycle.  Occupants of the vehicle sustained minor injuries, but the bicyclist died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash.  Cape Coral Police Patrol, Traffic Homicide Investigator, and Forensics personnel responded to the scene.  The preliminary synopsis of the crash is below:

DATE: September 28, 2014
TIME: 3:37 p.m.
CR: 14-015457
LOCATION: 600-block Diplomat Parkway East  

VEHICLE 1: 2002 Chevrolet Corvette, 2 Door Convertible.
DRIVER 1: Jason William Stewart, W/M  June 17, 1970, Cape Coral, Florida.
DRIVER 1 INJURIES: Stewart suffered minor injuries.

PASSENGER 1: Frank Christopher Sprague, W/M, April 24, 1977, Cape Coral, Florida.
PASSENGER 1 INJURIES: Sprague suffered non-life threatening injuries and was transported to Lee Memorial Hospital.

PROPERTY DAMAGE (BICYCLE): Scott Foil Bicycle
OPERATOR OF BICYCLE: William Scott Johnsen, W/M August 27, 1954, Cape Coral, Florida.
OPERATOR OF BICYCLE INJURIES: Johnsen died on scene due to injuries suffered in the traffic crash.

SYNOPSIS:

Vehicle # 1, driven by Jason William Stewart, was traveling East bound in the outside lane on Diplomat Parkway East in the 600 block.

The bicycle, driven by William Scott Johnsen, was traveling East bound in the outside lane on Diplomat Parkway East in the 600 Block.

 Vehicle # 1 struck the bicyclist in the rear end with the front right side of the vehicle, causing Johnsen to be ejected off the bicycle and thrown on to the windshield of Vehicle # 1. Vehicle # 1 then left the roadway after impact and continued eastbound in the vacant field.  Prior to reentering the roadway, Johnsen was ejected off Vehicle # 1.  Vehicle # 1 entered back onto Diplomat Parkway East and the driver lost control of the vehicle.  Vehicle # 1 moved diagonally in a northeast direction crossing the East bound lanes, median, westbound lanes, and entered a vacant field north of Diplomat Parkway East, prior to coming to stop.  After stopping the driver of Vehicle # 1 drove through the field and came to a final rest right before entering the West bound lanes of Diplomat Parkway East.

Johnsen died on scene due to the injuries suffered in the traffic crash.

 Due to the injuries Traffic Homicide Investigator Corporal N. Slover and Traffic Homicide Investigator Officer N. Green, Forensic Tech Buckner, and VA Pena responded.

 A Traffic Homicide Investigation is ongoing and it appears alcohol/drugs ARE NOT a factor in this traffic crash at this time.  The next-of-kin HAS BEEN notified. The bicyclist WAS wearing a helmet and had safety lights on at the time of the traffic crash.

 ***There are 5 traffic fatalities in our city in 2014. (There are 0 fatalities that are ruled "medical" and the cause of death is not related to injuries in the traffic crash. The 0 "medical" fatalities are not included in the number of 3 traffic fatalities).***

Breakdown of the past 5 years:

2014= 5 Traffic fatalities
2013= 18 Traffic fatalities (this number DOES NOT INCLUDE 3 medical ruled deaths)
2012= 10 Traffic fatalities
2011= 11 Traffic fatalities (this number DOES NOT INCLUDE 2 medical and 1 suicide ruled deaths)
2010= 9 Traffic fatalities

 

PHOTO:  Police had Diplomat Parkway shut down for several hours on Sunday afternoon as they investigated a traffic fatality.  (Photo Courtesy of Cape Coral Police Department)

PHOTO:  Police had Diplomat Parkway shut down for several hours on Sunday afternoon as they investigated a traffic fatality.  (Photo Courtesy of Cape Coral Police Department)

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CAPE CORAL POLICE DEPARTMENT | Public Affairs Office | 1100 Cultural Park Boulevard | Cape Coral, FL 33990 | (239) 242-3341

NEWS RELEASE: Daytime Traffic Saturation Operation Results

NEWS RELEASE: Daytime Traffic Saturation Operation Results

 

(September 23, 2014)-  The Cape Coral Police Department conducted a daytime traffic saturation operation starting at 12:00 PM Monday afternoon, ending at 8:00 PM.  The results are as follows:

ARRESTS:

Sheldon Olen Kingsley (W/M 3-08-68) 1131 SE 34th St DWLSR: 14-015115 MCpl. Satterlee 2300 Viscya Pkwy E.

Sheldon Olen Kingsley (W/M 3-08-68)
1131 SE 34th St
DWLSR: 14-015115
MCpl. Satterlee 2300 Viscya Pkwy E.

Sheldon Olen Kingsley (W/M 3-08-68)
1131 SE 34th St
DWLSR: 14-015115
MCpl. Satterlee 2300 Viscya Pkwy E.

Kingsley was stopped for not wearing a seatbelt during a seatbelt operation at Viscaya Pkwy and SE 24th Ave.  After stopping the vehicle, Kingsley handed MCpl. Satterlee an identification card and admitted to having a suspended driver’s license.  A routine check revealed that he had two suspensions for DUI.

 

Henry Quintana (W/M 10-02-82) 361 SW 120th Ave, Miami DWLSR: 14-015118 Ofc. Schilke: 14-015118

Henry Quintana (W/M 10-02-82)
361 SW 120th Ave, Miami
DWLSR: 14-015118
Ofc. Schilke: 14-015118

Henry Quintana (W/M 10-02-82)
361 SW 120th Ave, Miami
DWLSR: 14-015118
Ofc. Schilke: 14-015118

Ofc. Schilke stopped Quintana for driving 71 in a 50 mph zone.  After stopping Quintana, Ofc. Schilke was told by Quintana that his driver’s license was suspended.  Ofc. Schilke asked Quintana if he knew how many suspensions he had.  Quintana replied “I’m Habitual”  Quintana was arrested for driving while his license was suspended.

 

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Andrew Michael Ames
837 SW 31st St
Possession of Cannabis <20/Possession of Paraphernalia
Ofc. Gallo: 14-015125

Ofc. Gallo stopped the vehicle Ames was in for running a red light.  During the traffic stop, Ofc. Gallo called for a K-9 to respond to the stop.  When Ofc. McCreary arrived, he ran his K-9 Nate around the exterior of the stopped vehicle.  Nate alerted to the presence of narcotics.  A back pack was located in the back seat that contained cannabis and a bong.  Ames admitted and was issued a notice to appear.

Also, the following Citations/Warnings were issued:

Criminal:         4
Nonmoving:   33
Seatbelt:          47           
Speed:             62     
Other Moving: 37
Warnings:        56

Total citations: 179

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CAPE CORAL POLICE DEPARTMENT | Public Affairs Office | 1100 Cultural Park Boulevard | Cape Coral, FL 33990 | (239) 242-3341