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COUPLE CATCHES THIEVES STEALING BOAT

CHARLOTTE COUNTY DETECTIVES ARRESTED TWO MEN AFTER THEY WERE CAUGHT TRYING TO STEAL A BOAT BY THE OWNERS.  DEPUTIES SAY SARAH FREEMAN OF 256 TORRINGTON STREET IN PORT CHARLOTTE HEARD A NOISE IN FRONT OF THE HOUSE AT AROUND 10:30 THURSDAY NIGHT.  SHE NOTICED... Read More.

TWO ARRESTED, A THIRD SOUGHT IN BURGLARY

TWO BROTHERS ARE BEHIND BARS AND A THIRD MAN IS BEING SOUGHT IN CONNECTION WITH THE BURGLARY OF A CAR DEALERSHIP LAST WEEK IN PORT CHARLOTTE.  DEPUTIES SAY THEY RECEIVED A CALL AT 3:15AM LAST MONDAY FROM THREE PEOPLE WHO REPORTED SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY IN... Read More.

MAN ACCUSED OF ASSAULTING THREE DEPUTIES

AN ENGLEWOOD MAN IS BEHIND BARS AFTER ALLEGEDLY ASSAULTING THREE SARASOTA SHERIFF’S OFFICIALS AND DAMAGING A CRUISER.  30 YEAR OLD JAMES KURKOWSKI, JR. WAS OBSERVED BY A DEPUTY SITTING IN HIS CAR WITH HIS ARMS AND HEAD ON THE STEERING WHEEL AND THE ENGINE... Read More.

MAN ACCUSED OF SCAMMING VENICE WOMAN

A GAINESVILLE, GEORGIA MAN WAS ARRSTED AFTER HE ALLEGEDLY PULLED A SCAM ON AT LEAST ONE LOCAL WOMAN.  SARASOTA COUNTY DEPUTIES SAY 59 YEAR OLD IAN GORDON IS BEHIND BARS AFTER SHE CALLED THE 77 YEAR OLD VENICE WIDOW EARLY LAST YEAR REPRESENTING... Read More.

PROSTITUTION BUST AT LOCAL SPORTS BAR

AN ENGLEWOOD WOMAN IS BEHIND BARS AFTER SHE ALLEGEDLY PROPOSITIONED AN UNDERCOVER OFFICER FOR PRIVATE LAP DANCE SESSIONS.  CHARLOTTE COUNTY DEPUTIES SAY 23 YEAR OLD ASHLEY MCKINNON, A DANCER AT A GENTLEMAN’S CLUB IN MURDOCK, WAS SENDING TEXT MESSAGES AND CALLING PEOPLE OFFERING HER... Read More.

BOY TAKEN FROM HIS FATHER AFTER FOUND ALONE

THE TWO YEAR OLD BOY OF AN ENGLEWOOD MAN IS IN THE CUSTODY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES AFTER THE TODDLER WAS FOUND WANDERING NEAR A CANAL ON TUESDAY.  PUBLISHED REPORTS SAY IT WAS THE SECOND TIME THE BOY WAS FOUND ON... Read More.

WOMAN ATTACKED IN CONSTRUCTION ZONE

A WOMAN WAS ATTACKED AS SHE GOT OUT OF HER CAR TO CHECK FOR DAMAGE EARLY THIS MORNING. SARASOTA COUNTY DEPUTIES WERE CALLED TO DOCTOR’S HOSPITAL AT AROUND 3:30AM TO CHECK ON 23 YEAR OLD JORDAN LEXELL WHO TOLD THEM SHE HIT SOMETHING... Read More.

THREE ARRESTED AFTER HIT AND RUN CHASE

THREE PEOPLE WERE ARRESTED TUESDAY IN PORT CHARLOTTE AFTER A HIT AND RUN ACCIDENT TURNED INTO A CHASE.  DEPUTIES RECEIVED A CALL JUST AFTER 1:30PM TUESDAY FOR A HIT AND RUN IN THE PARKING LOT OF A PHARMACY ON OLEAN BOULEVARD AFTER A WHITE... Read More.

7-11 ROBBERY IN SARASOTA

AUTHORITIES ARE LOOKING FOR A MAN WHO ROBBED A SARASOTA 7-11 STORE EARLY THIS MORNING.  SARASOTA COUNTY DEPUTIES SAY THEY WERE CALLED TO THE CONVIENENCE STORE AT 3090 BEE RIDGE ROAD JUST AFTER... Read More.

Pat Newton

patnewton@englewoodreview.com Originally from the Great White North, Pat settled in Englewood 18 years ago. She and her husband, Tom, currently own The Englewood REVIEW newspaper. In her spare time she loves to face paint recently getting involved with Circus Sarasota... Read More.