Cape Coral police handling two shooting investigations; one teen hurt in second incident

A Cape Coral police alert shortly before 6:15 a.m. said they were on…

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A 17-year-old Cape Carol youth was injured in one of two weekend shootings in the city.

The first shooting was in the 600 block of SE 32nd Terrace where suspects fired shots into a home. There were no injuries sustained in the shooting and the identity of the suspects is not known, police said.

The second shooting was in the 4300 block of SW Santa Barbara Place around 6 a.m. A 17-year-old male was shot and taken to a hospital.

Cape coral police said their Major Crimes Detectives and Forensic Specialists responded and are investigating the shootings as active cases.

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Police ask that anyone with information on the identity of the suspect(s) to contact the Cape Coral Police Department at 239-574-3223, submit an anonymous tip at www.capecops.com/tips, https://new.tipsubmit.com/en/create-report/anonymous sending a message through social media platforms or calling Crimestoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS. Please use the Case Report # 21-010636 or 21-010651.

The second shooting also forced closed a  portion of northbound traffic on Santa Barbara Boulevard South in Cape Coral for investigation.

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