Punta Gorda Crime

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  • 6 arrested in Punta Gorda counterfeit cash investiga...

    Jul 16, 2018 | via WINK-TV Fort Myers 

    Spencer Parr, 40, is facing charges of forging bank bills, checks, drafts, or promissory notes, possessing 10 or more counterfeit notes and making or possessing instruments for forging bills Andrea Maher, 37, is facing charges of forging bank bills, checks, drafts, or promissory notes, possessing 10 or more counterfeit notes and making or possessing instruments for forging bills Sheena McCurdy, 33, is dacing charges of possessing 10 or more counterfeit notes and uttering forged bills, checks, drafts, or notes Sheena Fromholz, 35, is facing charges of forging bank bills, checks, drafts, or promissory notes, possessing 10 or more counterfeit notes and making or possessing instruments for forging bills, Possession of weapon by a convicted felon, and violation of probation "Well I think it's just too bad that you come to a town like this and you make people nervous and suspicious," said ... (more)

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  • Suspect in Punta Gorda standoff now in custody

    Jun 28, 2018 | via WINK-TV Fort Myers 

    A 29-year-old man who barricaded himself in a duplex on Sunnybrook Road in Punta Gorda Thursday morning is now in custody, according to the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office. Suspect is Jacob Burrell .

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  • Punta Gorda man guilty of kidnapping, attempted arson

    Jun 28, 2018 | via WWSB 

    PUNTA GORDA, FL - It took a Charlotte County jury an hour and 15 minutes on Thursday to find a man guilty of kidnapping, attempted arson of a dwelling and resisting arrest and now he could face life in prison. Last January, Joshua Steven Tanner went to a property in Punta Gorda to retrieve his work truck.

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