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One injured in Fort Myers shooting at apartment complex

Posted at 1:02 PM, Feb 21, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-21 13:02:00-05

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Police are searching for a suspect in a shooting that left one man injured Tuesday night in an apartment complex near City of Palms Park.

Police say it happened around 6:30pm at the Jackson Plaza apartments, located on Willard Street at Jackson Street.

Officers arrived to find Javaris Miller suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound.  He and another man at the scene signed complaint withdrawals.

Another witness said the shooters were black males that fled in a red 4-door vehicle.

Anyone with further information on this shooting can call (239) 321-7700 or leave an anonymous tip through tip411 on the FMPD website at

Anonymous tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (8477) and online at or by submitting a tip on the P3Tips mobile app.  All callers may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.

This is an active investigation and there is no danger to the general public.