Published: Sep 13, 2012 10:53 AM EDT
Updated: Sep 13, 2012 12:55 PM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Police are investigating a shooting that left one victim seriously wounded Wednesday evening.

On Wednesday at 8:34 p.m., the Fort Myers Police Department responded to a shooting at 3438 Lantana Street. Upon arrival, officers located 19-year-old Fort Myers resident Damarquis Blanks suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound. He was transported to Lee Memorial Hospital where he remains.

Detectives are still actively working the case. 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