Human remains found in Lee County

Author: wink news
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LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A human skeleton was found Monday afternoon in Tice.

Lee County Sheriff’s deputies say they’re conducting a death investigation in the 300 block of Ortiz Avenue.

Witnesses tell WINK News they smelled something bad in the area. They went into the woods on Memorial Day and found the skeleton of a man face down was found.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Lee County Sheriff’s Office at 239-477-1000. To remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward, contact the Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (8477). Tips may also be made online at; via text to CRIMES (274637) Keyword: REWARD; or through the TipSubmit app on any Smart phone.

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