Sheriffs office also nabs animal offender
LABELLE, FL. (July 27, 2005) -- The Hendry County Sheriff's Office Criminal
arrested Ramiro Chavez Marron, 20, as a result of
an on-going investigation into recent construction site thefts in the
Port LaBelle area of Hendry County. Investigations there were at two
different locations where items of the thefts were recovered
and returned to owners. Marron is being charged
with Grand Theft and Trespass on a Construction Site.
In an unrelated case on Tuesday, June
21, the Agricultural Crimes Unit arrested Hector Mendez. Several livestock
animals, ducks and fowls along with dead
animals/carcasses were found on the property belonging to Mendez. Mendez
is being charged with Confinement of Animals without Sufficient Food or
Water and Disposal of Dead Animals.