As a result of expedient investigative work, combined with anonymous tips, detectives with the Lee County Sheriff’s Office have identified and arrested Robert Conant, DOB 3/31/76, in connection with Sunday morning’s home burglary in the Whiskey Creek community.
Conant was identified earlier today and detectives located him and arrested him shortly after 5 p.m. this evening. He is currently being booked into the Lee County Jail on charges of grand theft, grand theft auto and the occupied burglary of a dwelling.
Southwest FloridaCrime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying an unknown suspect who broke into a Whiskey Creek area home early Sunday morning.
According to detectives, the white male was filmed by home security cameras creeping around the back patio area of the home. After a few minutes, he entered through a living room door and reappears a few minutes later with a purse and laptop in hand. It was discovered later that he also took the keys to a 2002 silver Toyota Four Runner, which he used as his escape vehicle.
Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying an unknown male who made a bold attempt to steal lottery tickets from a Bonita Springs convenience store last night, but ended up leaving empty handed.
Detectives say the black male walked into the Circle K store at 10460 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs, just after 9:30 p.m. on Monday, August 18. He immediately walked to the office at the back of the store and locked the door behind him.
One year later, family still searching for answers in young man’s murder
One year ago today, the lifeless body of 25 year old Kyle Byrtus was found in a field on Meadow Drive in Lehigh Acres. And despite the time that’s passed, the person or persons responsible for his murder have yet to face justice, and Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is hoping someone in the know will do the right thing and come forward with information.
Byrtus was a graduate of Fort Myers High School, where he was captain of the track team.
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.