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2019 is just a few days old and already there have been three homicides in Collier County. Police continue to investigate the shooting of two men, one of whom was killed at a condo complex near Golden Gate Blvd and Collier Blvd. The dead man identified as 25 year old Armando Castillo, the 2nd man was taken to the hospital. No arrests yet, if you have any information call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS.

 

And we have a stabbing death to report in Lee County. A man's body was found near the corner of Heron Road and Pineapple Lane in North Fort Myers. No ID on the deceased as if yet. Police have detained someone they call "a person of interest."

 

Our partners at NBC-2 are reporting trouble overnight once again at the Fly Lounge on Colonial Boulevard. Police were on site for hours dealing with a brawl...There were several arrests.

 

FGCU researchers have released further findings in their study on airborne toxins caused by blue-green algae and they've discovered a second toxin in their collected air samples. The toxin in question has been linked to tumor growth and liver disease.

 

If you plan on attending an event at Hertz Arena, be aware of a new bag policy. All bags brought into the arena must be the approved clear type bag measuring no larger than 12 x 12 x 6. No backpacks, fanny packs, or briefcases will be allowed. The only exception is a diaper bag, and you must have your child present, and medical type bags. Ticket holders that try to bring in unapproved bags will be asked to return them to their vehicle.