MANATEE — A Bradenton man was charged with battery and violating probation after an argument over a hat turned physical, according to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.
James Bostick, 25, was arrested at 7:39 p.m. Tuesday. Deputies report Bostick was in Arbor Terrace, 5700 Third St. W., Bradenton, when he argued with someone over a hat. An hour after the incident, the victim told deputies Bostick punched his head.
Bostick was arrested at Palm Lakes Mobile Home Park because he already had a warrant out for his arrest.
Bostick was being held in Manatee County jail without bond.