FMPD Responds to Possible Robbery and Seizes Guns

On Tuesday evening, May 20, 2019, at approximately 7:17 pm, the Fort Myers Police Department responded to a report of a possible armed robbery at 3750 Metro Parkway, the Westchase Apartments.

Officers arrived on the scene in time to see the suspect vehicle attempting to leave. The officers conducted a traffic stop which resulted in the discovery and confiscation of four firearms used in the attempted robbery.

Officers arrested Billy Mansfield (date of birth 03/10/1998) and charged him with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon and Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor.