Carjackers joyride ends in Lehigh Acres
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Four carjacking suspects from Florida's east coast are in the Lee County Jail tonight.
Intelligence gathered from the Hollywood, Florida Police Department indicated the four men might be headed to Lee County. At approximately 10:00 a.m. today, deputies spotted a vehicle in Lehigh Acres matching the description of the vehicle stolen during a carjacking in Hollywood on May 10.
Deputies attempted to conduct a traffic stop, the vehicle fled eastbound on Lee Boulevard making a turn onto Gunnery Avenue South.
The vehicle then turned onto a canal bank on Douglas Lane. The four occupants fled from the vehicle on foot but were quickly located and taken into custody.