MANATEE — A homeless man was struck on the head and robbed Sunday.
The 47-year-old man was in the 2600 block of Cortez Road when he was hit on his head from behind and fell to the ground, according to a Manatee County Sheriff’s Office report.
The robber took $45 and ran away.
The victim did not cooperate with the investigating deputies and could not provide any information about the suspect.
The man sustained a minor cut above his right eye and did not need any medical treatment at a hospital.