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Bradenton men nearly robbed at gunpoint

MANATEE — Two Bradenton men were sitting in a vehicle in the 400 block of 34th Avenue Drive East when an unknown man came up to the driver’s window with a black revolver and demanded money, according to a Manatee County Sheriff’s Office incident report.

The driver sped away at about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday and no shots were fired. No one was injured. Nothing was taken.

A detailed suspect description was not included in the report.

Anyone with any information about the incident can contact the sheriff’s office at 747-3011 or remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at (866) 634-TIPS (8477).

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