Jan. 15, 500 block of North Shore
Drive, disturbance. Deputies responded to a reported domestic dispute,
although both parties denied any domestic violence had occurred. According
to the report, the woman involved told police she cut her hand when she
broke the window in the front door, but her actions were due to being
upset over something unrelated to her companion.
Jan. 15, 100 block of Hammock Road,
missing adult. A young woman was reported as missing by a friend. According
to the report, the woman told her friend she was heading to Brooksville,
Fla., but the woman’s mother told police she was no longer at that
Jan. 17, Gulf Drive and Archer
Way, information. A driver putting shell down in the parking lot of the
Island Baptist Church got the rear tires of his truck stuck in the drainage
ditch when he backed his truck up to turn around. This caused some damage
to the city right of way, which was repaired by the driver.
Jan. 18, 700 block of Jacaranda
Road, disturbance. According to the report, two roommates got into a
verbal argument when one came home late from a concert and woke the other
up by making too much noise.
Jan. 14, 100 block of Fifth Street
South, Baker Act. A woman accused by a resident of trespassing on her
property was taken into custody under the Baker Act. According to the
report, the woman indicated to the officer that she was under the influence
of drugs and alcohol and wanted to harm herself.
Jan. 15, 1700 Gulf Drive, Coquina
Park, burglary. A woman reported her bag stolen from her rental vehicle.
Jan. 15, 100 block of 51st Street,
burglary. A man was arrested when he broke into his father’s home.
According to the report, the son has a standing trespass warning for
his father’s residence. According to police, he forced entry into
the home through the sliding-glass door while the father was home. Officers
found the suspect hiding in a bedroom closet and charged him with occupied
burglary and possession of a burglary tool.
Jan. 15, 5800 block of Holmes Boulevard,
driver’s license. A woman was issued a summons for driving on a
revoked driver’s license.
Jan. 15, 2800 block of Avenue E,
burglary. A man reported finding evidence that someone utilized one of
his rental units without permission. According to the report, the unit
had been cleaned in preparation for tenants expected to arrive the next
day, but a check of the unit shortly before the tenant’s arrival
showed someone had entered the unit leaving behind clothing, garbage
Jan. 16, 6200 block of Marina Drive,
drugs. George Ellis, 19, and William Pomerleau, 21, both of Holmes Beach,
were arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia and marijuana found
at their home during a party. Officers responded to the home to address
a number of illegally parked vehicles. According to the report, officers
confiscated two beer kegs that a 19-year-old admitted bringing to the
party and several drug paraphernalia items Pomerleau admitted owning.
Police also confiscated approximately 78.1 grams of marijuana found in
Ellis’ bedroom. Charges against Ellis also include intent to sell
marijuana based on the evidence found.
Jan. 16, 5700 block of Carissa
Street, theft. A woman reported several compact discs stolen from her
Jan. 16, 2800 block of Avenue E,
loitering. A man and woman were arrested after residents
reported seeing the couple loitering on a property that had recently
Jan. 17, 5600 block of Guava Street, information. A
woman reported purchasing a magazine subscription
from a young man who had solicited her at her home. Becoming suspicious
of the incident, she chose to file a report.