LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Deputies were called to a fire station in North Ft. Myers for a possible burglary Thursday afternoon. Nothing was recorded as stolen, however the suspect(s) who entered the fire station left behind needles and rearranged furniture.
The firemen from the station were responding to calls from approximately 3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. It is thought, during this time, suspect(s) entered an unsecured door at the south west corner of the building.
The suspect(s) emptied a blue pitcher from a counter in the kitchen and then filled it with uncapped used needles.
Also, a blue chair was moved from the a wall to the middle of the entertainment area, facing the kitchen.
On the south side of the building, three sealed coffee containers were found. These containers were also filled with needles. Though capped, these needles were assumed to be used as well.
During the time the fireman were answering to calls, a known company was repairing a generator. The repairmen were scheduled to return to the fire station Friday to complete the repairs and would be questioned by officeres regarding any suspicious activity at that time.
The investigation continues.