A 22 year old Little Torch Key woman was arrested Tuesday, charged with giving false information to law enforcement during the course of a home invasion robbery investigation.
The crime took place on May 27th of last year on Grassy Key. During the robbery, shots were fired and one man was hit. A lengthy investigation took place and a number of people were arrested in connection with the crime, which turned out to be drug related.
During the investigation, 22 year old Melissa White gave false information to deputies and detectives on more than one occasion. Information from a confidential source, and from further investigation of the crime revealed her statements to be false. A warrant was issued for her arrest.
On Tuesday, she was charged with making a false report to a law enforcement officer. She was booked into jail on the charges.