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Man arrested for teen shooting on Sunday in Fort Myers

Posted at 4:22 PM, Sep 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-15 16:22:07-04

FORT MYERS — The Fort Myers Police Department says a man in connection to a shooting on Thomas Street Sunday evening has been arrested.

Investigators say officers arrived on Thomas Street and found a 17-year-old male shot.

He was transported to the hospital by the Lee County Emergency Medical Services and is still being treated for his injuries.

The investigation was taken over by the Fort Myers police detectives and crime scene units.

Roy Bernard Denson was arrested by the local United States Marshal task force on Monday in connection to the shooting.

He's charged with one count of Attempted Second Degree Murder.