1 shot overnight in Fort Myers

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FORT MYERS, Fla.- One person was taken to the hospital following an early morning shooting on Monday, the Fort Myers Police Department said.

The shooting happened just after 2:30 a.m. near Stella Street and Ford Street. Police say Porsha Jones, 24, was shot while heading northbound on Ford Street when she ended up crashing into a wooded area.

Authorities found Jones conscious, outside her vehicle bleeding from a gunshot wound. She was transported to Lee Memorial Hospital with a non-life threatening injury.

Fort Myers police have not released any suspect information at this time. If you have any information, call Detective Charles Newell at 239-321-7700, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS or text message C-R-I-M-E-S (274637) Keyword FMPD. Tipsters can remain anonymous.

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