Marco man found dead on sidewalk

Posted at 12:27 PM, Nov 24, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-24 12:27:00-05

MARCO ISLAND, Fla. - Police say a Marco Island man was found fatally shot on a sidewalk in the 200 block of Lamplighter Drive.

According to the Marco Island Police Department, officers were called to the scene just before 7 am Monday morning, and arrived to find a 79-year-old Marco Island resident with a fatal gunshot wound.

Detectives tell Fox 4 that this was an isolated incident and that the community is not in danger.  The investigation is active.

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