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Heavy Police presence shuts down Bonita Beach Causeway

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Posted at 5:52 PM, Jan 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-12 22:11:18-05

UPDATE: Traffic on Bonita Beach Causeway has reopened. Deputies were responding to a suspicious person being in the area. 

Deputies have cleared the area and no arrest have been made. 

We will bring you more details at we get them. 

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LEE COUNTY, Fla. --- A traffic alert has been issued for travelers on the Bonita Beach Causeway near Lover's Ley.

According to the Lee County Sheriff's office a heavy police presence in the area has caused both northbound and southbound lanes to close. 

Motorists are advised to avoid the are and seek alternative routes. 

We will bring you more details as they develop.