(June 1, 2016)-  At around 4:30 PM, Cape Coral Police Department responded to a shooting call in the 2900 block of SE 8th Place. 

Upon arrival, Officers found one person at the residence to be deceased, apparently as the result of a fatal gunshot wound.  One subject was taken into custody.  No one else was injured and no Officers discharged their weapons.

There is no danger to the community at large and there are no additional suspects.  The investigation is ongoing and residents in the area can expect to see police activity for the next several hours.

A Ping4 alert was sent to the nearby area informing residents of the increased police activity.

The names of the involved subjects and the specific address are being withheld at this time, pending notification of next of kin.  

We will provide updates as they become available.


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