TREASURE ISLAND – Two Hillsborough County residents were arrested and charged with simple battery following a fight April 1 at Ricky T’s, 10601 Gulf Blvd. Police responded to the scene about 11:05 p.m. where they found 41-year-old Lisa Ann Vanvaerenbergh, 41, of Valrico, and Robert Gregg Lytle, 52, of Lithia, fighting with a couple from St. Cloud. Vanvaerenbergh and Lytle were transported to Pinellas County Jail where they were charged with simple battery. Both were later released after posting $500 bond.
Man arrested on outstanding warrant TREASURE ISLAND – A 21-year-old Pasco County man who was fishing off a dock behind Publix, 111 104th Ave., was arrested by police on an outstanding warrant following a routine identification check. Codey Allen Carter of Wesley Chapel, was fishing with two friends on March 19 at 2:11 a.m. A check of Carter’s ID revealed a Pasco warrant for violation of parole on a charge of driving with a suspended license. Carter was taken to Pinellas County Jail where he was later released. The other two persons he was fishing with were not arrested.
Lawn equipment taken from shed TREASURE ISLAND – Police are investigating the theft of lawn equipment March 21 from a storage room at 8540 W. Gulf Blvd. According to a police report, the owners of the shed lost $125 worth of equipment. Among the items stolen were a Homelite electric chainsaw and a Toro electric blower.