CAPE CORAL, Fla. — Cape Coral Police responded to SE 16th Place due to a request for an officer.
Joseph Rullo, 32, had called the 911 emergency line 15 times within a 24 hour period.
Officers responded to each call and found no emergency.
On the last call made to 911, Officers were approaching the residence and heard Rullo make a threat against using a handgun against our officers.
Officers backed away from the residence for their security and began using a vehicle’s PA system to communicate with Rullo.
Rullo eventually exited his residence and was arrested for: Abuse of 911 and Intimidation by Threat of Death or Serious Bodily Harm.
Rullo was taken to the Lee County Jail.