murder has apparently occured a few miles from the Sheriff's office and a
jail inmate has allegedly escaped. Sheriff Worley has agreed to step down
early and let former Sheriff Ronnie Lee take the reins as Hendry's law
enforcement chief tomorrow, January 1st.
Requests for information have gone unanswered from the Sheriff's office
regarding last night's (Thursday) murder on State Road 29, although the
department's public information officer Sgt. Susan Harrelle was notified of
the incident last night as the crime scene was investigated. NBC-2 news
from Ft. Myers also have not received any information as of 4 p.m. Friday.