MOTHER WASHED BABY WITH BLEACH

A VENICE WOMAN WAS ARRESTED WEDNESDAY AFTER AN INVESTIGATION REVEALED THAT HER 18 MONTH OLD SON HAD BEEN COVERED WITH PURE BLEACH, CHLORINE, AND POOL SHOCK CHEMICALS THAT CAN CAUSE THIRD DEGREE BURNS.  PUBLISHED REPORTS SAY AUTHORITIES HAVE BEEN TO THE HOME OF 38 YEAR OLD SANDRA FREEMAN A TOTAL OF 27 TIMES SINCE SHE […]

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DEPUTIES ARREST TWO CRACK DEALERS IN THE HOOD

TWO DRUG DEALERS WERE ARRESTED IN TWO SEPARATE STING OPERATIONS IN A PUBLIC HOUSING PROJECT IN MURDOCK.  CHARLOTTE COUNTY NARCOTICS DETECTIVES WERE CONDUCTING AN UNDERCOVER INVESTIGATION REGARDING SALES AND DELIVERY OF CRACK COCAINE IN THE MURDOCK CIRCLE APARTMENT COMPLEX LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT WHEN THEY CONTACTED 20 YEAR OLD DONOVAN MURDOCK TO BUY FORTY DOLLARS WORTH […]

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PORT CHARLOTTE MAN CHARGED WITH TRAFFICKING

A PORT CHARLOTTE MAN WAS ARRESTED WEDNESDAY ON A WARRANT OUT OF CHARLOTTE COUNTY.   DEPUTIES SAY THEY RECEIVED A TIP THAT 36 YEAR OLD BERNARDO “BJ” BAPTIST WAS STAYING AT A HOME ON MAMOUTH STREET IN ENGLEWOOD EAST, AND THE OWNER GAVE NARCOTICS DETECTIVES PERMISSION TO PERFORM A SEARCH.  BAPTIST AND HER GIRLFRIEND RENTED A […]

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STEP TAKEN FOR ISLAND RESIDENTS TO BE COVERED

THE ENGLEWOOD FIRE CONTROL DISTRICT COMMISSIONERS THAT WERE PRESENT FOR WEDNESDAY’S BOARD MEETING VOTED UNANIMOUSLY TO PROVIDE FIRE PROTECTION TO DON PEDRO AND KNIGHTS ISLAND RESIDENTS AFTER THE VOLUNTEER FIREHOUSE CLOSED LAST MONTH.  HOWEVER, THERE IS STILL ONE MORE STEP IN THE PROCESS BEFORE THEY CAN DO THAT…APPROVAL FROM CHARLOTTE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS.  ISLANDERS WILL HAVE […]

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PORT CHARLOTTE MAN LEAVES SCENE OF ACCIDENT

A PORT CHARLOTTE MAN WAS ARRESTED AFTER HE REPORTEDLY LEFT THE SCENE OF AN ACCIDENT HE CAUSED.  CHARLOTTE COUNTY DEPUTIES SAY THEY RECEIVED A CALL AROUND 9:15PM TUESDAY THAT A MOTORIST DROVE OFF THE ROADWAY NEAR ELKHAM BOULEVARD AND INDIANA AVENUE AFTER HITTING SEVERAL MAILBOXES AND TRAFFIC SIGNS ON AARON AND EAST STREETS AND PERCY […]

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