Marijuana deal ends in gunshot to seller's shoulder
MANATEE -- A 34-year-old man selling marijuana in the 3600 block of U.S. 301 was shot by a buyer at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.
The victim reportedly told authorities he was shot while attempting to sell marijuana to the suspects and drove himself to the hospital with a gunshot wound to his left shoulder.
The victim's injuries are non-life threatening.
Anyone with information on this incident should call the MCSO at 941-747-3011 or Crime Stoppers at 866-634-TIPS.