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Cape Coral Police Investigating Shooting Incident

(January 16, 2012)- At 5:30am Cape Police responded to 4928 Viceroy Court for a shooting investigation. The unidentified victim told police that at 5:30am, two males known to him broke into his apartment.

The victim confronted the two males and a physical altercation ensued. The victim was beaten by the pair and was shot once in the leg with a small caliber pistol. The two subjects fled the scene and the victim was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Cape Coral Police have identified and located persons of interest and are interviewing them at Cape Coral Police Headquarters at this time.

Cape Coral Police stress that this was not a random act and there are no dangerous armed suspects at large.

More information will be released this afternoon wrapping up the day's events.