Of course dude that got the beat down from Mike Tyson was from Florida. Not just any part either, he’s Southwest Florida proud. According to NBC2, Melvin Townsend III is from Punta Gorda and has a string of run-ins with the law.  In case you’ve somehow not seen the video:

 

USA Today reports “Melvin Townsend III of Punta Gorda, Florida was listed in 2019 as having “habitual felony offender status,’’ when he was sentenced to 25 months for grand theft, according to court records with the Clerk of Circuit Court in Charlotte County, Florida.  Townsend, 36, also has been convicted of fraud by identity theft, trafficking in property known to be stolen, use or possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a controlled substance without a prescription”

 

Truth right here…

 

Here’s the original story.

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These Are The 25 Best Places To Live In Lee County

  • 25. Harlem Heights

    Living in Harlem Heights

    Harlem Heights is a with a population of 1,957. Harlem Heights is in Lee County. Living in Harlem Heights offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In Harlem Heights there are a lot of restaurants and parks. Many retirees live in Harlem Heights and residents tend to lean liberal.

  • 24. Fort Myers Shores

    Living in Fort Myers Shores

    Fort Myers Shores is a with a population of 6,813. Fort Myers Shores is in Lee County. Living in Fort Myers Shores offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Fort Myers Shores and residents tend to lean conservative.

  • 23. Suncoast Estates

    Living in Suncoast Estates

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  • 22. Tice

    Living in Tice

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  • 21. Punta Rassa

    Living in Punta Rassa

    Punta Rassa is a with a population of 1,697. Punta Rassa is in Lee County. Living in Punta Rassa offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Punta Rassa there are a lot of restaurants and parks. Many retirees live in Punta Rassa and residents tend to be conservative.

  • 20. Olga

    Living in Olga

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  • 19. Lehigh Acres

    Living in Lehigh Acres

    Lehigh Acres is a with a population of 123,378. Lehigh Acres is in Lee County. Living in Lehigh Acres offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Lehigh Acres there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Lehigh Acres and residents tend to have moderate political views.

  • 18. Buckingham

    Living in Buckingham

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  • 17. Cape Coral

    Living in Cape Coral

    Cape Coral is a city in Florida with a population of 183,942. Cape Coral is in Lee County. Living in Cape Coral offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Cape Coral there are a lot of parks. Many retirees live in Cape Coral and residents tend to lean conservative.

  • 16. Fort Myers

    Living in Fort Myers

    Fort Myers is a town in Florida with a population of 79,927. Fort Myers is in Lee County. Living in Fort Myers offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In Fort Myers there are a lot of restaurants and parks.

  • 15. Fort Myers Beach

    Living in Fort Myers Beach

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  • 14. North Fort Myers

    Living in North Fort Myers

    North Fort Myers is a with a population of 42,770. North Fort Myers is in Lee County. Living in North Fort Myers offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In North Fort Myers there are a lot of parks.

  • 13. McGregor

    Living in McGregor

    McGregor is a with a population of 7,760. McGregor is in Lee County. Living in McGregor offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In McGregor there are a lot of restaurants and parks. Many retirees live in McGregor and residents tend to lean conservative.

  • 12. Iona

    Living in Iona

    Iona is a with a population of 14,118. Iona is in Lee County. Living in Iona offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Iona there are a lot of restaurants and parks. Many retirees live in Iona and residents tend to be conservative.

  • 11. Three Oaks

    Living in Three Oaks

    Three Oaks is a with a population of 4,281. Three Oaks is in Lee County. Living in Three Oaks offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Three Oaks there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Three Oaks and residents tend to lean conservative.

  • 10. Lochmoor Waterway Estates

    Living in Lochmoor Waterway Estates

    Lochmoor Waterway Estates is a with a population of 4,163. Lochmoor Waterway Estates is in Lee County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in Lochmoor Waterway Estates offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 9. San Carlos Park

    Living in San Carlos Park

    San Carlos Park is a with a population of 17,961. San Carlos Park is in Lee County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in San Carlos Park offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 8. Cypress Lake

    Living in Cypress Lake

    Cypress Lake is a with a population of 12,978. Cypress Lake is in Lee County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in Cypress Lake offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Cypress Lake there are a lot of restaurants and parks.

  • 7. Burnt Store Marina

    Living in Burnt Store Marina

    Burnt Store Marina is a town in Florida with a population of 2,057. Burnt Store Marina is in Lee County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in Burnt Store Marina offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 6. Bonita Springs

    Living in Bonita Springs

    Bonita Springs is a with a population of 55,902. Bonita Springs is in Lee County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in Bonita Springs offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Bonita Springs there are a lot of restaurants and parks.

  • 5. Estero

    Living in Estero

    Estero is a with a population of 32,815. Estero is in Lee County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in Estero offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Estero there are a lot of restaurants and parks.

  • 4. Villas

    Living in Villas

    Villas is a with a population of 13,072. Villas is in Lee County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in Villas offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Villas there are a lot of restaurants and parks.

  • 3. Sanibel

    Living in Sanibel

    Sanibel is a with a population of 7,319. Sanibel is in Lee County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in Sanibel offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Sanibel there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks.

  • 2. Gateway

    Living in Gateway

    Gateway is a with a population of 10,702. Gateway is in Lee County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in Gateway offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals and retirees live in Gateway and residents tend to lean conservative.

  • 1. Whiskey Creek

    Living in Whiskey Creek

    Whiskey Creek is a with a population of 5,022. Whiskey Creek is in Lee County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in Whiskey Creek offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Whiskey Creek there are a lot of restaurants and parks.

     

Joe Winner spends his days combing through memes and off beat stories to bring you the side of Florida not always seen.