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LCSO: Two arrested for construction thefts

Deputies arrested a man and a woman on Friday accused of construction thefts. Yadira Mompie, 35, and 38-year-old Anyel Contino were arrested after an off-duty deputy noticed a suspicious vehicle in the area of Acroft Avenue and Butte Street in Lehigh Acres. The off-duty deputy recognized the vehicle as one that was possibly involved in […]

Crime Stoppers looking for man suspected of $2k Cape Coral plywood theft

Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is looking for a man suspected of stealing plywood in Cape Coral. Between Saturday and Monday, 40 sheets of plywood worth a total of $2,000 went missing from the construction site on NW 4th Place in Cape Coral. An employee driving by observed a suspicious person driving an older white Chevrolet […]

Man arrested for stolen construction items, LCSO says

A 34-year-old Lehigh Acres man was arrested after Lee County deputies found stolen construction items in his home. Elvis Fonseca Lara became a suspect in a string of thefts after a victim reported several kitchen appliances stolen, according to a Lee County Sheriff’s Office news release. One of them had a tracking device that pinged […]