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FORT MYERS | Police searching for vehicle that intentionally crashed into Family Dollar

Posted at 7:30 AM, Sep 19, 2023

LEE COUNTY, Fla. — The Fort Myers Police Department (FMPD) is searching for a suspect they say intentionally crashed a vehicle into a business, then stole two safes from inside.

According to FMPD, the driver of a dark blue Chevrolet pickup crashed into the Family Dollar on Cleveland Ave. around 5:26 a.m. Tuesday. The suspect then fled the scene before officers arrived.

Police say the pickup will have damage to its rear end.


Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact FMPD at 239-321-7700, or submit an anonymous tip on the Atlas One app.