Suspect accused of robbing man of iPhone at gunpoint in Harlem Heights

Writer: Joey Pellegrino

An unknown man is accused of robbing someone of an iPhone at gunpoint on Thursday afternoon in Harlem Heights.

According to the Lee County Sheriff’s Office, the victim met up with the suspect on Alexandria Court, just down the street from Heights Elementary, around 4:30 p.m. to sell an iPhone 13 which he had posted online. When the suspect arrived, he took the phone and then lifted his black hoodie, revealing a gun in his waistband. When the victim started to call the police, the suspect ran towards School Street.

If you have any information on the suspect, call Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-8477 or submit a tip online or on the P3 Tips app. If your anonymous tip leads to his arrest, you will be eligible for a cash reward.

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