Charlotte County Deputies make another arrest related to murder investigation
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.--- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office reported Thursday that its Cold Case Detectives arrested 46 year old Linda Fay Dille of Punta Gorda, charging her with Perjury in an official proceeding, and Perjury by contradictory statements,Both are 2nd degree felonies.
Dille was the live-in girlfriend of 43 year old Phillip Gavin Barr in October 2001 during the initial investigation into the disappearance and death Oct. 1, 2001 of Tara Danielle Sidarovich who was 19 at the time of her death. An arrest warrant for the her murder is still active for Barr and his whereabouts are unknown. 39 year old David Ray McMannis, of Cumberland, Maryland, was arrested Oct. 26 in that city for First Degree Murder of Tara Sidarovich; he was returned back to Charlotte County on Nov. 4. If anyone has information about the whereabouts of Phillip G. Barr, please call the CCSO at 941-639-2101, or Crime Stoppers at 800-780-TIPS.