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Man wanted for jumping into Bass Pro Shops fish aquarium in Estero

Posted at 3:57 PM, May 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-14 15:57:04-04

ESTERO, Fla. — The Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers need your help catching a repeat offender.

A video has been circulating of a man jumping into the large fish aquarium in the Bass Pro Shops in Estero.

Daniel Armendariz, 28, is said to be the man in the video.

Armendariz jumped into the large fish aquarium, exited the tank, and ran out the store fleeing in a silver sedan.

This incident will cost Bass Pro Shops approximately $3,000 to decontaminate the aquarium for marine life and fish species.

Armendariz has an arrest history for robbery, aggravated battery, and sale/delivery of drugs.

He may be residing or spending time in the North Fort Myers area or San Carlos Park.

Armendariz will also be charged with trespassing.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Armendariz is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (8477).