Two juveniles pull knife on man, demand money

MANATEE — Two male juveniles pulled a knife and demanded money from a man who was walking west Saturday night in the 1100 block of 57th Avenue West, according to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.

The victim was walking from the area of Mike’s Mini Mart when he was confronted by two juveniles on bicycles, one of whom pulled a knife and demanded money, according to a media release. The victim then hit that suspect’s arm and fled.

The suspects were later stopped by a sheriff’s deputy, but fled.