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

 

UPDATE:  Child From Weekend Drowning Identified

 

(May 30, 2014)-  Cape Coral Police are now releasing the name of the child that drowned over the weekend at the Cape Coral Yacht Club.

This victim is identified as 12 year-old Myson Noel of Lehigh Acres, Florida.

There is no additional information to release at this time.

"This tragedy has devastated the parents and has struck a chord with people all across SW Florida.  Our thoughts and prayers are with the family."- Det. Sergeant Dana Coston, Cape Coral Police Department Public Affairs Officer 

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


Cape Coral Police Department Working a Drowning
 

(May 24, 2014)- At around 2:20 PM,  Cape Coral Police responded to 5819 Driftwood Parkway (Cape Coral Yacht Club) after an Officer was flagged down and advised that a child had gone missing in the water. 

After a extensive search of the area by Patrol Officers, members of the CCFD as well as CCPD Marine Officers, divers were sent in to the water and the child was located, but unresponsive.

The child was transported to a local hospital for treatment, but was pronounced deceased. Notification of the next-of-kin has not been made, so no further information will be released at this time.

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