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Lee County Sheriffs arrest convicted felon trying to break into home

Posted at 8:50 AM, Feb 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-14 08:50:27-05

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Lee County Deputies arrested Markeem Bowman, 30, near Squirrel Hill Court and Heiman Avenue after deputies say Bowman tried to get into a home.

According to an arrest report, a mother told deputies she saw Bowman fire a gun several times as she was walking her kids to the bus stop with other parents.

Deputies say Bowman is a convicted felon who isn't allowed to have a gun.

He was arrested and charged with Firing a Weapon, Possession of a Weapon by a Convicted Felon, and Resisting an Officer.