MANATEE -- Two shotgun-wielding assailants robbed a couple as they were walking along a Bradenton street early Thursday, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.
About 2 a.m., the man and woman were walking in the 400 block of 60th Avenue West when they saw a car turn and stop in front of them, according to a news release.
Two men armed with shotguns got out of the car and demanded money. The driver did not get out f the car, according to the report.
The robbers took three cell phones, then got back into the car and fled the scene.
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One of the suspects was described as standing about 6 feet, 6 inches tall and weighing 165 pounds. He had a goatee and was wearing a black long-sleeved shirt and dark blue jean shorts.
The other suspect was described as standing 6 feet, 4 inches tall and weighing 180 pounds. He had a scruffy beard and was wearing a dark blue shirt and black jeans shorts.
Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at 866-634-TIPS.