1 person shot in drive-by shooting in Fort Myers

Writer: Derrick Shaw
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Credit: WINK News.

Fort Myers Police Department responded to a drive-by shooting with one person injured Monday night.

According to FMPD, police responded to the scene near the intersection with Stella Street and Jackson Street around 10:13 p.m.

A man was injured at the scene, and they were dropped off at the hospital by someone who is currently unknown.

The gunshot victim was awake and able to speak to police. FMPD says the victim is recovering.

Investigators say the shooting appears to have been a drive-by.

The investigation is ongoing and has been turned over to the FMPD Detective Division.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact Detective M. Langton at (239) 321-8015 or mlangton@fmpolice.com.

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