CCSO Investigating Weekend Shooting

CCSO detectives are investigating a shooting that happened early Saturday and are looking for anyone who might have additional information. Deputies were called to Fawcett Memorial Hospital in Port Charlotte where a 23 year old man had been dropped off with a gunshot to his leg. The man told hospital staff that he had been […]

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CCSO looking for speeders in Punta Gorda, Port Charlotte

(CHARLOTTE COUNTY) The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office will pay special attention to traffic enforcement at these locations from September 23 – 29. SPEED ENFORCEMENT: Murdock Circle (Port Charlotte) Taylor Road (Punta Gorda) TRAFFIC LIGHT/STOP SIGN ENFORCEMENT: US 41 and Midway Blvd. (Port Charlotte) Jones Loop Road and I-75 (Punta Gorda) According to the Department of […]

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Firemedics respond to injured youth at Wellfield

Venice firemedics responded to a call around 8:10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, when a 14-year-old boy playing football at Wellfield was injured. After assessing the injuries, the Fire Department personnel arranged for Bayflite to transport the patient to Bayfront Medical Center in St. Petersburg with a paramedic onboard, where he was transferred to All Children’s […]

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