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Man charged in connection to suspicious death of juvenile in North Fort Myers

Posted at 8:32 AM, Dec 28, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-28 08:32:58-05

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- We have an update to a suspicious death investigation in North Fort Myers.

Lee County Deputies were called to a home on North Second Street on Wednesday afternoon. We now know that the victim was a juvenile female.

Investigators say she was invited to the home of 25-year-old Javarus Pointer and died shortly after.

Pointer has been charged with Unlawful Sexual Activity with a Minor and Delivery of a Controlled Substance to a Minor.

Detectives don't think the victim was murdered.

The investigation remains active.