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HOSTAGE STANDOFF ENDS PEACEFULLY

NORTH PORT POLICE AND THE SARASOTA COUNTY SWAT TEAM WERE HELD AT BAY FOR SEVERAL HOURS BY A MAN WHO HAD GOTTEN INTO AN ARGUMENT WITH HIS GIRLFRIEND.  POLICE SAY THEY WERE CALLED TO 6342 TALBOT STREET JUST AFTER 5:30PM TUESDAY.  PRIOR TO THEIR... Read More.

MAN HOLDS MOM HOSTAGE WITH AN AXE

AN ENGLEWOOD MAN WAS ARRESTED AFTER HE ALLEGEDLY ATTACKED HIS MOTHER AND HELD HER HOSTAGE WITH AN AXE.  DEPUTIES RECEIVED A CALL FROM THE 60 YEAR OLD WOMAN AT AROUND 10AM THURSDAY AFTER SHE WAS ABLE TO ESCAPE FROM HER SON’S BEDROOM IN THEIR... Read More.