The death of a Punta Gorda convenience store clerk has officially been ruled a homicide, according to police. 18-year-old Kyle Farishian died in a fire that occurred around 3am Sunday morning at the 7-11 at Bal Harbor Boulevard and Aqui Esta Drive. The store manager earlier told media that the fire seemed suspicious but would not elaborate. Anyone with information in the incident is asked to contact the Punta Gorda Police Dept. at 941-639-4111 or CrimeStoppers at 800-780-TIPS.