CAPE CORAL POLICE DEPARTMENT
Public Affairs Office
1100 Cultural Park Boulevard
Cape Coral, FL 33990
Cape Coral Police Make Arrest in Homeless Camp Homicide
(August 3, 2014)- At approximately 11:48 am on August 2, 2014, the Cape Coral Police Department responded to a report of a deceased person at a homeless camp behind the area of 100 NE Pine Island Road.
Detectives with the Major Crimes Unit responded and began the death investigation. During the investigation, it was determined that the victim had been stabbed numerous times and had died as a result of the injuries. The victim has been identified as Thomas J. Bergstrom (W/M DOB: 11/18/1962).
Based on evidence recovered from the scene, Detectives were quickly able to develop a suspect. The suspect has been identified as Yoel NMN Munoz (W/M DOB: 04/30/2001). Late this afternoon, Yoel Munoz was arrested and charged with Burglary while Armed and 2nd Degree Murder.
This is still an on-going investigation.