Video shows moments leading up to stabbing on Fort Myers Beach

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Video shows moments leading up to stabbing on Fort Myers Beach. WINK News

Deputies are investigating a stabbing that happened in front of a popular bar on Fort Myers Beach Thursday morning.

Police and paramedics responded to a call at the Mermaid Lounge on Fort Myers Beach right at closing time early Thursday morning.

Blood was seen starting on the sidewalk in front of the lounge and continued out into the street.

The Major Crimes Unit were on the scene conducting an investigation of two people, one who was significantly injured and rushed to a local hospital, according to the Lee County Sheriff’s Office.

Investigators say the situation is contained. They identified all parties involved and were not seeking new suspects.

The crime scene was officially cleared around 8:45 a.m.

Surveillance video shows the altercation leading up to the injury.

This is a developing story.

WINK News reporter Jessica Alpern is live at the crime scene. Trust WINK News to bring you new information as it becomes available.

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