VIDEO: Coconut Point shoplifting incident turns into high-speed chase in Lee County

Video from NBC-2

Coconut Point Mall

23106 Fashion Drive, Estero, FL

A shoplifting incident at Coconut Point Mall turned into a car chase on Interstate 75 that finally ended back near U.S. 41 in Estero.

According to Lee County Sheriff’s spokeswoman Stephanie Eller a shoplifting suspect took off from the mall and led Lee County Sheriff’s deputies on a chase before bailing from the vehicle.

There were no injuries and no crashes as a result of the chase, but Eller said that deputies are still trying to track down the suspect.

“It’s still a very active scene,” she said.

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