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Operation Hot Batch is coming after heroin dealers in Manatee

Seven suspected heroin, fentanyl and carfentanil dealers — Rakim “Montana” Waters, Jerrell Lamont Jackson, Manvel L. “Hawaii” Canady, Jonathan “Fat” Solomon, Sergio Viera, Gavino “G” Corona and David Earl Johnson — are now facing federal charges thanks to a joint investigation led by the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office in Operation Hot Batch.

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Aqua by the Bay development team gives site tour

Aqua by the Bay development team gives site tour of West Bradenton property on Monday.
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Aqua by the Bay development team gives site tour 1:55

Aqua by the Bay development team gives site tour

Retiring Blake CEO held in high regard 1:45

Retiring Blake CEO held in high regard

Museum officials announce Snooty the manatee drowned 2:09

Museum officials announce Snooty the manatee drowned

Stunning and removing non-native fish stocks in the Everglades 1:51

Stunning and removing non-native fish stocks in the Everglades