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CCPD investigating shooting death

By Staff | Jun 1, 2016

Police are investigating a shooting death that happened in southeast Cape Coral Wednesday afternoon.

Officers responding to the 4:30 p.m. call found one person dead at a residence in the 2900 block of Southeast 8th Place.

One person was being questioned at Cape Coral Police Department Headquarters as of 5:30 p.m, officials said, adding the shooting was an “isolated incident.”

“There is no danger to the public at large,” said CCPD spokesperson Dana Coston at the shooting scene. “This is an isolated incident involving parties at a residence.”

No other details, including the identity of the deceased, the identify of the person being questioned or whether the shooting took place inside or outside the home was immediately available.

Police also could not say if the person being questioned was the suspected shooter.

Additional information will be released as it becomes available, Coston said.