Chase of stolen car takes Manatee lawmen over Sunshine Skyway

Posted by MARC R. MASFERRER on May 9, 2014 

MANATEE — A vehicle pursuit has taken deputies into St. Petersburg, according to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies were pursing a stolen vehicle and were joined by one Palmetto police officer, according to Deputy Chief Scott Tyler.

Once the pursuit went over the Skyway bridge and deputies had assistance from other agencies, the Palmetto officer returned.

The call remains active but no other details were immediately available.

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