Pine Manor death classified as homicide

Posted at 11:03 AM, Apr 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-16 22:38:38-04

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- A death investigation that was conducted Friday night is now being considered a homicide.

Lee County Deputies received a call for service on 11th Avenue in the Pine Manor Community at approximately 7:30 p.m. Neighbors said they heard two gunshots at the time.

They found a woman deceased at the scene. Neighbors told us that deputies took two crying babies from the scene and the incident involved a couple."We don't know much about them because they haven't lived here that long, but it's so sad that something like this happened, especially on holy week," said a neighbor.

LCSO has confirmed that this is an isolated incident and there is no danger to the public.

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