Three Deaths Reported In Hendry County
LABELLE, FL. -- On April 14, 2008, Deputies responded to 811 Nobles Road. Upon arrival Deputies observed a man lying in the backyard of the residence face down under large tree and officers began performing CPR.
Paramedics arrived and continued CPR but were unable to revive the victim and pronounced him dead at the scene. The victim was identified as 24-year-old Dustin S. Hoofman, Sheriff Lee, said. Investigation is continuing bu no foul play is suspected.
On April 14, 2008 Sheriff�s Deputies responded to 172 Pinecone in Montura Ranch Estates reference to an unresponsive person. Upon arrival the body of 26-year-old Gracie Sago was found inside the residence. The medical examiner was contacted and will be performing an autopsy. Sheriff Lee said the cause of death is unknown at this time, however, the investigation is continuing and no foul play is suspected.
On April 15, 2008 Hendry County Sheriff�s Deputies responded to 690 Nile Road, Upon arrival they observed a man laying on a gravel driveway and Paramedics were performing C.P.R. Life flight transported the victim Michael Crane to Lee Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Based on information provided to deputies, Crane and Joseph Conley were involved in a fight. Conley struck Crane and he fell to the ground. According to Sheriff Ronnie Lee, suspect 19-year-old Joseph Conley was arrested and remains in the Hendry County Jail. Bond was set at $100,000