Cash taken in Bradenton armed robbery

Posted by JASON BARTOLONE on May 24, 2014 

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— A man had cash taken from him during an armed robbery Saturday morning, according to Bradenton police.

The robbery happened sometime around 2 a.m. in the 1400 block of 23rd Street East.

The victim told police he was robbed by two men armed with handguns who took the undisclosed amount of cash and fled on foot.

The Manatee County Sheriff's Office assisted, but an attempt to track the suspects with a police dog turned up empty, according to a report.

The investigation is ongoing.

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