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One person dead, one detained at home on Southeast 23rd Street in Cape Coral

Posted at 4:29 PM, Aug 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-14 11:16:14-04

CAPE CORAL, Fla. — UPDATE 8/14 -- Deputy confirmed as part of death investigation in Cape Coral


Neighbors told Fox 4 Tuesday night they believe a fight between a deputy and his son turned deadly. They describe the deputy and his family as quiet and friendly. Cape Coral Police Department has not released the identities of the dead person or the person who was taken in for questioning.


Cape Coral Police responded to a call on Southeast 23rd Street at 2:34 PM about a domestic incident.

Cape Coral police have confirmed that one person is dead and one person has been detained at a home on Southeast 23rd Street.

Police are on site of an active crime scene on Southeast 23rd St near Academy Boulevard in Cape Coral.

Cape Coral Police say it is a domestic incident and there is no danger to the public.

The entire street is blocked off. Avoid the area if possible.

We are working on getting you more information.