CAPE CORAL POLICE DEPARTMENT

Public Affairs Office

1100 Cultural Park Blvd

Cape Coral, FL 33990

239-574-0642

Date: September 12, 2011

Subject: ***UPDATE***Cape Police Looking to Identify Theft Suspect

In an update to this case, Cape Coral Police have made two arrests in connection with a September 10th theft at Walmart. Police arrested Myra Burnett and Jessica Daniels, both of Cape Coral, for the crime. A BOLO was put on www.capecops.com as well as broadcast on local media outlets.

Cape Coral Police received several anonymous tips identifying the two suspects (Burnett and Daniels). Officers located both suspects and obtained confessions. Both were taken to Lee County Jail on Monday October 3rd.

"Our community engagement is definitely working. Cape Coral residents are paying attention to our website and other social media programs. We are having interaction with residents via these outlets and solving crime as a direct result. The citizens have trust in their police department, and together we're solving crimes".-Lieutenant Tony Sizemore.

Myra Burnett 06-21-76

2017 Everest Pkwy

Cape Coral, FL 33904

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Jessica Daniels 06-02-80

3716 NE 11th Avenue

Cape Coral, FL 33993

(original release below)

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Cape Coral Police are asking for the public's assistance in identifying and/or locating a theft suspect. The incident took place at Walmart on Saturday September 10th at 9:15pm. A male and a female suspect took a purse from a shopping cart and fled in a vehicle. The vehicle is described as silver of black Saturn Aura and was last seen heading towards Del Prado Blvd.

Anyone with information is asked to call Cape Coral Police at 239-574-3223, submit a webtip at www.capecops.com , text a tip by texting CCPD + your message to CRIMES, or stop by Police Headquarters 1100 Cultural Park Blvd.