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

 

Additional Charges for Weekend Shooter

(May 29, 2014)-  Cape Coral Police Detectives have additionally charged Christopher Manley with Attempted Murder.  

Manley, the suspect who was apprehended following a fatal shooting at a party over the weekend, is still in custody at the Lee County Jail,  following his arrest on Saturday for the shooting death of Matthew Pech, of St. James City.

Yesterday, Cape Coral Police Detectives completed an interview with Arik Sparks, 20 year-old, W/M, of Fort Myers.  Sparks was one of the other two victims shot by Manley who sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

Based on the physical evidence and the testimonial evidence obtained from Sparks, Detectives additionally charged Manley with the Attempted Murder of Arik Sparks.

Original release after the break.

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

 

UPDATE:  Cape Coral Police Identify Deceased, Make Arrest in Overnight Shooting


(May 24, 2014)- The deceased victim in this case has been identified as Mathew Pech, W/M, DOB: 02/19/1987, of St. James City, Florida.

The Cape Coral Police Department developed information in this case which indicated that Christopher Curtis Manley, B/M, DOB: 1/15/1994, was involved.  A search warrant was obtained for his residence located at 1102 SW 16th Terrace, Cape Coral, Florida, and was executed this afternoon.

Based on the evidence recovered, as well as other witness statements, Manley was charged with 2nd Degree Murder. He is  being processed at the Cape Coral Police Department and then will be transported to the Lee County Jail.


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