Man shot in Bradenton

November 9, 2012 

MANATEE -- A 25-year-old man was being treated for a gunshot wound he suffered late Thursday, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

About 11:30 p.m., deputies responded to a report of a shooting in the 2700 block of Fourth Street West and found the victim leaning on a car with what appeared to be a gunshot wound. Investigators said later on Friday that he had been shot while inside the house.

"He also smelled strongly of marijuana," a news release states.

The victim was taken to Blake Medical Center where he was listed in critical condition.

No arrests have been reported.

Anyone with information can call the sheriff's office at 941-747-3011 or Crime Stoppers at 866-634-TIPS

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