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ID needed in fraudulent check case

The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office seeks to identify a man in a check fraud case. Detectives believe he cashed a fake check for $2,000 at the Englewood Florida Community Bank in September. The check came from the Holiday Park & Recreation District. The sheriff’s office says no one knew this transaction involved a fraudulent check […]

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Arrest made in pharmacy burglary

Detectives have arrested a Port Charlotte man for trying to burglarize Charlotte Pharmacy the previous week. The sheriff’s office says it had already arrested 31-year-old Levi Jones for dealing in stolen property in an unrelated case. On Nov. 13, Charlotte Pharmacy reported someone had tried breaking into its building. Security footage showed a man dressed […]

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Traffic safety reminders

The latest “Click It or Ticket” event begins today. It runs through the end of Thanksgiving at the end of the month. Using seatbelts reduces the risk of a fatal injury in front-seat occupants by 45 percent, and reduces the risk of moderate to critical injures for those driving a car by 50 percent. The […]

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