The sheriff’s office has identified those involved in last week’s shooting at the Charlotte Harbor RV Park. Shortly after deputies arrived last Tuesday morning, four children lef the trailer. Some of the deputies had to redirect traffic on Highway 41 in both directions in front of the RV park. The office has identified the shooter […]
Today’s shooting in Charlotte Harbor killed a man and a woman and injured one other person. The sheriff’s office says it happened early this morning at the Charlotte Harbor RV Park on Tamiami Trail. It happened during a domestic dispute with children inside the trailer. A stand-off ensued with deputies shutting down Highway 41 in […]
A motorcyclist remains in critical condition after yesterday’s accident in Charlotte County. The highway patrol says a 30-year-old man from Port Charlotte lost control of his Harley Davidson. The Herald-Tribune reports this happened as he turned left from Highway 41 toward Bayshore Road. The bike hit and curb and overturned, ejecting the driver. The driver […]
The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office reports a missing endangered adult. The office says 34-year-old Katy McDonald disappeared Saturday. Someone last saw McDonald at her home in Port Charlotte. She may have a blue acoustic guitar with her, as it has also disappeared from her home.
The City of Venice has killed plans to cut costs by consolidating its fire department with Sarasota County’s. City Council’s approved a new 3-year contract with the International Association of Fire Fighters which represents the city’s firemen. The city’s worried about rising pension costs. In the 2015 budget, the Herald Tribune reports firefighter pensions will […]