Port Charlotte, FL
One man is in custody following a lengthy investigation by the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office, in cooperation with the State Attorney’s Office, in which another male was shot and killed on July 5, 2023.
At approximately 1:15pm on Wednesday, July 5, Charlotte County deputies responded to a disturbance on Corinne Ave. in Port Charlotte where a single gunshot was discharged, striking a male. This incident was the culmination of an ongoing dispute between neighbors. The injured male did not survive.
The shooter, identified as James Andrew Gainvors (01/19/1987), was cooperative with deputies throughout the lengthy investigation.