NewsLocal News

Actions

Man accused of beating victim over stolen baseball cards in North Fort Myers

Posted: 8:17 AM, Dec 04, 2019
Updated: 2019-12-04 08:17:15-05

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- A North Fort Myers man is behind bars for allegedly beating a person over a few missing baseball cards.

According to the arrest report, the victim was hired for landscaping by 58-year-old Gail McCauley on November 26th.

The victim says McCauley accused him of stealing valuable baseball cards and tied him to a chair with the help of three other people.

The victim says he was then beaten with a baseball bat and stabbed with a knife.

McCauley is charged with False Imprisonment, Aggravated Battery, and Aggravated Assault.