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Three shot in Fort Myers
Three shot in Fort Myers: Fort Myers police are investigating a shooting on Davis Court on Sunday, Sept. 23, that left one man dead and two injured. Video by Dennis Culver.
Fort Myers police were searching for at least one suspect late Sunday night after gunfire erupted in Dunbar, leaving one dead and two others injured. / Dennis Culver/news-press.com

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Fort Myers police were searching for at least one suspect late Sunday night after gunfire erupted in Dunbar, leaving one dead and two others injured.

The shooting occurred shortly before 10 p.m. in the area of Davis Court and American Avenue.

Three men were walking on the sidewalk on Davis Court when they were shot by someone passing by in a pickup truck, according to Sgt. Brian O’Reilly of the Fort Myers Police Department.

One of the men was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries and later died. One man was grazed and the other suffered non life-threatening injuries.

Police later found the truck believed to have been used in the shooting on nearby Dupree Street. The truck had been reported stolen in Lee County Sheriff's Office jurisdiction.

The victims’ identities have not yet been released.

Anyone with information is asked to call FMPD at 321-7700, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS or text message C-R-I-M-E-S (274637) Keyword FMPD. Tipsters can remain anonymous.

Check news-press.com for updates as more information becomes available.

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