Apparent burglary attempt in Lakewood Ranch sets off home alarm

November 16, 2013 

LAKEWOOD RANCH -- Authorities were investigating an apparently burglary attempt after someone set off an alarm at a Lakewood Ranch home Friday night.

The incident happened in the 7200 block of Orchid Island Place in the Country Club of Lakewood Ranch shortly after 9 p.m., the Manatee County Sheriff's Office reports.

According to the report, an unknown person or people broke into the home, setting off the alarm. "They then fled the area and aren't believed to have stolen anything at this time," the report states.

Deputies responded and were not able to locate any suspects.

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