MAN SETS FIRE TO HOUSE AFTER INJUNCTION

A SARASOTA MAN WAS ARRESTED AFTER DETECTIVES SAY HE SET FIRE TO A HOME HIM AND HIS ESTRANGED WIFE OWN.  DEPUTIES SAY 60 YEAR OLD ROBERT JOLLY WAS SERVED WITH A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE INJUNCTION AND ORDERED OUT OF THE HOME AT 4930 SABAL LAKE CIRCLE MARCH 19TH, AND SHORTLY AFTER MIDNIGHT ON MARCH 20TH THE […]

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STORE EMPLOYEE CAUGHT STEALING JEWELRY

A PORT CHARLOTTE WOMAN WAS ARRESTED FOR ALLEGEDLY STEALING JEWELRY FROM HER EMPLOYER.  CHARLOTTE COUNTY DEPUTIES SAY THE INVESTIGATION STARTED FEBRUARY 22ND WHEN THE OWNER OF THE WATCH DOCTOR IN PORT CHARLOTTE REPORTED SEVERAL PIECES OF JEWELRY MISSING.  HE SUSPECTED THAT 27 YEAR OLD KAREN FISHER, WHO WORKED AT THE STORE WAS THE CULPRIT, BUT […]

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WOMAN ACCUSED OF FORGING CHECKS

A HARBOUR HEIGHTS WOMAN IS BEHIND BARS AFTER ALLEGEDLY STEALING AND FORGING CHECKS FROM A WOMAN KNOWN TO HER.  CHARLOTTE COUNTY DETECTIVES SAY THE VICTIM’S BANK CONTACTED THE WOMAN’S ATTORNEY AFTER SEEING SOME SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY ON HER CHECKING ACCOUNT.  DEPUTIES CONTACTED THE VENICE POLICE DEPARTMENT WHO HELPED IN THE INVESTIGATION AS SOME OF THE CHECKS […]

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HOSTAGE STANDOFF ENDS PEACEFULLY

NORTH PORT POLICE AND THE SARASOTA COUNTY SWAT TEAM WERE HELD AT BAY FOR SEVERAL HOURS BY A MAN WHO HAD GOTTEN INTO AN ARGUMENT WITH HIS GIRLFRIEND.  POLICE SAY THEY WERE CALLED TO 6342 TALBOT STREET JUST AFTER 5:30PM TUESDAY.  PRIOR TO THEIR ARRIVAL A CALLER TOLD POLICE THAT THE MAN, LATER IDENTIFIED AS […]

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MAN SHOT AND KILLED IN NORTH PORT HOME

A TEACHER AT THE MANATEE SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS WAS SHOT AND KILLED INSIDE HIS NORTH PORT HOME TUESDAY NIGHT.  POLICE SAY THEY WERE CALLED TO 2565 ALBREN STREET AT AROUND 10:15PM WHERE THEY FOUND 61 YEAR OLD KENNETH ELLIS ON THE GROUND WITH AN APPARENT GUNSHOT WOUND TO HIS UPPER TORSO.  ELLIS WAS RUSHED […]

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