MANATEE - A 29-year-old woman has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery about 4:05 a.m. Sunday in the 1000 block of 34th Avenue West.
The victim told deputies she came to a duplex in the area to meet her cousin, and upon her arrival she was held at gunpoint by Shanacqua Sanders, who took her cash, according to a report from the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.
The victim was able to flee the duplex and call 911.
Deputies responded and, after a lengthy investigation, arrested Sanders and recovered a firearm, according to the sheriff’s office.
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There were no injuries.