$5,000 reward offered in Manatee homicide case

MANATEE - The Gold Star Club of Manatee County is offering a reward of $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest in the recent shooting death of Tevin Yawn.

Crime Stoppers also is offering a reward of up to $1,000.

Yawn, 18, was shot and killed Feb. 28 at his residence located at 2324 Fifth Ave. Drive E., Palmetto. Detectives believe two suspects entered the residence through the back door and went to Yawn’s room and shot him.

Anyone with information on the shooting can call the sheriff’s office at (941) 747-3011, ext. 2159 or Crime Stoppers at(866) 634-TIPS.

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