MANATEE - A 26-year-old man was beaten by two men who tried to rob him. One of the attackers dropped his wallet, which included a picture ID, but deputies had not made an arrest, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.
At about 8:20 p.m. Monday, the victim and an ex-girlfriend he knew only as "Patricia" were leaving his residence in the 600 block of 60th Avenue Drive East, when he was confronted by the two suspects.
The woman ran from the scene, yelling, "Don't do it!"
The suspects jumped the victim and went through his pockets. They were unable to get anything and fled the scene, according to the sheriff's office.
One of the suspects dropped a wallet with identification inside.In the picture the person is wearing glasses and matches the general description. Units responded to the address on the identification and were told that person on the ID no longer lives at that address and they did not know him.
The victim had lacerations to his face and head but did not require medical treatment.