Victim of Bradenton fire identified

January 27, 2014 

MANATEE -- The Manatee County Sheriff's Office has released the name of a 71-year-old man who died in a mobile home fire last week.

Thomas Anzelmo died in the blaze at the Pescara Lake Mobile Home Park, 570 57th Ave. W., that broke out about 5:30 a.m. Friday.

Anzelmo's 74-year-old roommate was able to escape the fire.

An investigation is continuing, but authorities have said the fire appears to have been accidental.

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