The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests:
VENICE — A Venice home care nurse has been arrested after detectives said she stole more than $51,000 from a dementia patient, according to detectives who concluded a three-month investigation.
VENICE — Two men who allegedly fled from area authorities in South Venice were eventually tracked down by Sarasota County's Aviation Unit, the Sheriff's Department said Thursday.
NORTH PORT — Deputies arrested a Port Charlotte woman with “an extensive criminal record” who reportedly held a woman in a garage against her will and hit her in the eye with a “full-size axe.”
A $3,000 reward has been offered for information leading to an arrest of the culprit responsible for breaking into Peace River Wildlife Center and stealing a safe, according to the Punta Gorda Police Department.