Woman Says Purse Was Stolen at Lani Kai Resort While She Went Swimming

Posted at 8:39 AM, Jul 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-25 08:39:40-04

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A woman says she was taking a swim on Fort Myers Beach and someone stole her purse.

She says it happened behind the Lani Kai on Saturday night.

The woman told deputies she left her belongings under her towel while she went for a swim. She says when she came back, her belongings were gone. 

The thief got away with her purse, tablet, cell phone and credit card- totaling about $800.