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TWO ARRESTED AND CAR SEIZED

CHARLOTTE COUNTY NARCOTICS DETECTIVES ARRESTED TWO PEOPLE AND SEIZED A CAR AFTER AN UNDERCOVER PURCHASE OF XANAX PILLS IN PORT CHARLOTTE.  DEPUTIES SAY 34 YEAR OLD PAUL CERCE AND 25 YEAR OLD MYRIAH MELTON, BOTH OF PUNTA GORDA, MET DETECTIVES IN THE PARKING LOT OF THE PROMINADES MALL IN PORT CHARLOTTE, WHICH IS THE HOME […]

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TWO ARRESTED AFTER WARRANT SERVED

SARASOTA COUNTY AUTHORITIES RAIDED A NORTH PORT HOME TUESDAY MORNING AFTER THEY RECEIVED INFORMATION THERE WAS ILLEGAL PRESCRIPTION DRUG ACTIVITY THERE.  THE PHARMACEUTICAL DIVERSION UNIT AND SPECIAL INVESTIGATIONS SECTION, WITH ASSISTS FROM THE FDLE AND NORTH PORT POLICE, SERVED A SEARCH WARRANT AT 3243 UPSON TERRACE, AND THEY FOUND AND SEIZED FIREARMS, ANABOLIC STEROIDS, FRAUDULENT […]

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SKIDMORE EARNS CERTIFIED COMMISH DESIGNATION

THE FLORIDA ASSOCIATION OF COUNTIES PRESENTED CHARLOTTE COUNTY COMMISSIONER ROBERT SKIDMORE WITH THE CERTIFIED COUNTY COMMISSIONER DESIGNATION FOLLOWING HIS COMPLETION OF A COMPREHENSIVE STUDY PROGRAM DEVELOPED BY THE ASSOCIATION.  SKIDMORE RECEIVED THE DESIGNATION ALONG WITH 48 OTHER COUNTY COMMISSIONERS DURING AN AWARDS CEREMONY HELD AT THEIR CONFERENCE IN HILLSBOROUGH.  THE CERTIFICATION IS NOT A REQUIREMENT […]

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TATTOO HELPS IDENTIFY MOOSE LODGE THIEF

A PUNTA GORDA MAN IS BEHIND BARS THANKS TO A CRIME STOPPERS CALLER WHO RECOGNIZED A TATTOO IN A PICTURE CIRCULATED BY AUTHORITIES.  DETECTIVES SAY 41 YEAR OLD THOMAS PEGG WAS THE MAN WHO BURGLARIZED THE MOOSE LODGE AT 27590 DISSTON AVENUE BACK ON AUGUST 14TH.  AN ALARM WENT OFF JUST AFTER 4AM THAT MORNING, […]

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BABYSITTER CHARGED IN COLD CASE KILLING

THE BABYSITTER SUSPECTED IN THE ELEVEN YEAR OLD COLD CASE OF PILAR RODRIGUEZ WAS ARRESTED MONDAY NIGHT IN WASHINGTON STATE.  CHARLOTTE COUNTY SHERIFF BILL CAMERON SAID AT A TUESDAY PRESS CONFERENCE THAT NOW 33 YEAR OLD MELISSA HARDING JONES, AKA MELISSA COOPER, WAS CHARGED WITH FIRST DEGREE FELONY AGGRAVATED MANSLAUGHTER OF A CHILD IN THE […]

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