PALMETTO -- A woman told law enforcement officers that she heard gunfire while with friends outside in Palmetto early Saturday morning. Suddenly, she said, she realized she had been shot.
The victim, 27, had been sitting in a vehicle in the 1400 block of 24th Street East at 12:50 a.m. when the shooting occurred, according to a Manatee County Sheriff's Office report. Her wounds were reported to be non-life threatening.
The victim was taken to Manatee Memorial Hospital by a civilian, where she was treated, according to an additional report by the Bradenton Police Department.
No arrests have been made in the case.
Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff's office at 941-747-3011 or Crime Stoppers at 866-634-TIPS.