(December 10, 2014)-  Cape Coral Police are currently working a possible shooting in the area of NE 13 Avenue and NE 16 Ter.

The initial call came in around 4:24 Pm as a "shots heard" complaint.  Responding officers have located spent shell casings, but currently are ascertaining if there is a victim.

Cape Coral Police Department Patrol, LCSO Aviation, Cape Coral Police Detectives, and Forensics  are on scene in the area.

Diplomat Elementary and Middle Schools as well as local daycares were placed on lockdown as a precaution.  However, the schools and daycares have been cleared to reopen at this time.

Persons traveling in the area will see substantial police activity near NE 13 Avenue and NE 16 Ter. for the next 2-3 hours.

This call is currently unfolding and additional information will be provided as it becomes available.


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