County crews are trying to figure out if a sinkhole is forming on a popular Port Charlotte street. The hole began opening up on Friday on Decatur Street between Peachland and Pemberton Avenue.
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CHARLOTTE COUNTY, FL-Detectives located what appeared to be a small methamphetamine cooking operation along Taylor Road in Punta Gorda last Friday which resulted in the surrounding area being shut down for a short time.
PUNTA GORDA, FL- Charlotte County fire rescue responded to a house fire early Thursday morning that appears to be suspicious.
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. -- A report is expected to be released Friday on the economic impact of this spring’s inaugural Charlotte Harbor Super Boat Grand Prix.
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, FL-As you are driving around Charlotte County, you may have noticed that some of the speed limit signs have changed on some local roads.
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - The Florida Department of Health in Charlotte County has confirmed a case of the mosquito spread disease Chikungunya Fever.
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. -- Nine corrections officers are on administrative leave following the death of an inmate at the Charlotte County Correctional Institution.
PORT CHARLOTTE, FL- A Port Charlotte man that Narcotics detectives wanted on several outstanding drug charges faces even more drug-related charges when he was found in possession of oxycodone.
PORT CHARLOTTE, FL-A Kansas man was charged Tuesday evening with Soliciting for Prostitution after he allegedly propositioned a detective during an undercover operation.
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. -- Deputies called to investigate people trespassing on private property wound up arresting two people on charges of manufacturing methamphetamine on Tuesday.
PORT CHARLOTTE, FL-Detectives are looking for two people in connection with a shooting incident that took place yesterday in the area of Azalea Avenue and Ridgeway Street in Port Charlotte.
PORT CHARLOTTE, FL-Sheriff’s detectives have received more than a dozen cases of vehicle burglaries within the past few weeks in which the vehicles were left unlocked. In most cases only small items, such as are typically left in vehicles, were taken.
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, FL-An ATV reported stolen in November from the Venice area of Sarasota County was recovered Sunday in the Harbour Heights area of Punta Gorda.
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, FL-The Sheriff’s Office was called to the Pirate Harbor area of Punta Gorda last Friday when both human remains and the wallet of a Spring Hill Florida man who was reported missing in May 2008 were located in a wooded lot.
**UPDATE** -- Deputies have arrested Blake Coker for the robbery.
ENGLEWOOD, FL-Two men were cited last week by Marine Patrol deputies on charges of allegedly doing commercial netting in the area of Coral Creek where commercial fishing is excluded.
PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - Charlotte County is one step closer to getting a new aquarium.
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, FL-The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is trying to figure out what caused a number of fish kills over the weekend along Charlotte Harbor.