MANATEE -- A woman found bleeding from the head in front of a 14th Street West motel told deputies she was beaten and robbed of cash and prescription drugs, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.
About 6 a.m. Friday, deputies responded to the Michiana Motel, 3235 14th St. W., and found the victim hysterical and bleeding from the head.
The told deputies she had been visiting a friend, when two suspects dragged her to the rear of motel and beat her unconscious with a board. They also stole her cash and prescription drugs, according to a release.
Deputies found the contents of the victim's purse strewn behind the motel, according to the report.
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A K-9 tracked for the suspects but they were not found.
The woman, who was going in and out of consciousness, was taken to Blake Medical Center for treatment.