A residence on Green Gulf Blvd in Punta Gorda broke into flames around 2:30 am this morning. A call was placed to the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office dispatch team stating that the back of their home, located on the 12000 block of Green Gulf Blvd was on fire. All occupants, who were sleeping at the time of the event, were able to exit the home prior to any injuries occurring.
Charlotte County Fire/EMS quickly arrived on scene and with the help of Punta Gorda Fire, the heavy flames were contained within an hour. The State Fire Marshall arrived on scene to investigate and has ruled the cause as arson.
We are asking for anyone with information to contact the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office.
For more information, please visit the CCSO Blog:https://ccsoblog.org/2021/04/14/early-morning-fire-on-green-gulf-blvd-ruled-arson/