4 attackers mug Manatee man

MANATEE - A man lost his cell phone and $100 in cash when four men attacked him late Wednesday in the parking lot of a 44th Avenue East apartment complex, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

The victim was standing in the parking lot of The Groves apartments, 723 44th Ave. E., when he was grabbed from behind by one person while another stole his phone and money. The attackers then fled in a westerly direction on foot, the sheriff's office said.

The victim was not injured.