PALMETTO — A Palmetto man has been charged with giving false information to a law enforcement officer, according to the Palmetto Police Department.
Carl Everett Harris, 58, was arrested at 10:33 p.m. Tuesday at home, according to the report.
Harris told police he had been robbed of $150 Monday at three different locations, according to the report.
Harris later said he may “have stretched the truth a little bit,” according to police.
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Harris was being held in Manatee County jail without bond, according to the sheriff’s website.