Southwest FloridaCrime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying an unknown man who smashed through the front door of a Lehigh Acres Verizon store, stealing at least two iPhones within a matter of seconds.
Surveillance video captured images of the man using a blunt object to smash through the glass front door of the Verizon Store on Lee Boulevard at 3:08 a.m. on Friday, September 12th. As soon as he gained entry into the store, he immediately grabbed a blue iPhone 5c and a gold iPhone 5s.
Southwest FloridaCrime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying at least one man who broke into a Lehigh Acres home while the residents were out of town on vacation.
According to detectives, a home on 7th Street W. in Lehigh was vacant for a short time, however a family member was keeping an eye on things while the homeowners were away. Upon checking the residence on August 3rd, a woman found her sister’s front door open and back door unlocked. Both had been secured the last time she checked on the home.
Just over two months after three men were shot at a Lehigh Acres home, leaving one dead and two critically injured, detectives are pleading with the public to come forward with what they know - or even what they've heard. Trish Routte with Crime Stoppers has the story.
Southwest FloridaCrime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying two masked men who robbed a Lehigh Acres casino last night.
According to detectives, two masked men entered the Luxxor Games, located at 3096 Lee Boulevard, shortly before 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 26. One of the robbers pulled out a gun and fired a single shot into the air, while the other commanded everyone to lie on the floor. One of the suspects immediately went to the cashier demanding all the money in the till.
Southwest FloridaCrime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying an unknown black male who swiped a store’s cash drop while the clerk was momentarily distracted.
According to detectives, a clerk at the Handy Gas Station, located at 3205 Lee Blvd., Lehigh Acres, was preparing to make four money drops into the store’s safe around 1:30 p.m. on April 2nd. When the suspect asked for her assistance in picking out lottery tickets, she placed the bags filled with several hundred dollars of cash under the counter until she
Southwest FloridaCrime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying a man who went on a shopping spree last week, using credit cards stolen from an unsuspecting victim.
Surveillance cameras captured images of the man using one of the stolen cards to purchase gas for his newer model silver Toyota Corolla at a Hess station in Lehigh Acres. Detectives say stolen cards were also used at other area stores before finally getting shut down.
The suspect using the stolen cards is described as between 25-28 years of age, 5’9” with short brown
Southwest FloridaCrime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying an unknown black male who skillfully broke into a Lehigh Acres business earlier this week.
According to detectives, the security alarm at Lehigh Auto, located at 5507 8th Street W. in Lehigh Acres was triggered shortly after 3 a.m. on Monday, April 21st. When the owner arrived shortly thereafter, he discovered that the front window to the business had been pried off, and a 52” Samsung plasma television stolen.
Brazen armed robbers target Lehigh fireworks stand
Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help generating information on a brazen robbery this morning at a Lehigh Acres fireworks stand.
According to detectives, three black males entered the fireworks stand at the corner of Gunnery Road and Meadow Road shortly after 9 a.m., all wearing gloves and with two of the suspects brandishing semiautomatic handguns. The men demanded money, at which point the victim complied.
2012 has been a year wrought with violent crimes, and innocent lives have been either caught in, or near, the crossfire far too many times. Trish Routte with Crime Stoppers has the story on one recent incident, and how your information can help stop the violence.