Former Punta Gorda Police Officer Lee Coel may face a jury of Lee County residents in his manslaughter trial this October.
A Port Charlotte man was sentenced Friday to nine years in prison for a 2017 vehicular homicide.
PUNTA GORDA — A couple arrested Friday are accused of failing to get treatment for their dog after it developed a tumor, and then attempting to abandon it at the Animal Welfare League of Charlotte County.
PORT CHARLOTTE — A Punta Gorda man was charged with manslaughter Monday after fatally stabbing another man Sunday evening, the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office stated in a report.
Keith Tomas Maine, 39, wore a tie, dress pants, and a white shirt on Dec. 16, when he walked into the Englewood Walmart on McCall Road and walked out to a 2002 Cadillac Deville carrying an HP Pavilion Gaming Laptop, according to the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office.