Police: Suspicious man enters Fort Myers credit union

FORT MYERS, Fla. — The Lee County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man who entered a credit union building Tuesday, identified himself as a U.S. marshal and asked the staff a series of strange questions.suspiciousman2

The man went into the Suncoast Credit Union, 4491 Underwood Drive, wearing a bulletproof vest and a badge, and he had a holstered firearm on his hip, the sheriff’s office said. He also went into The Check Cashing Store at 4901 Palm Beach Blvd., not far from the credit union.

If you have any information about the man, contact the sheriff’s office at 239-258-3855 or 239-477-1000. To remain anonymous, call Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (8477).

Writer:Chuck Myron