Victims report being robbed at gunpoint

MANATEE -- Two residents reported being robbed at gunpoint shortly after 1 a.m. today in the 500 block of 60th Avenue Terrace West.

Two men dressed in black and wearing ski masks rode up in a black Lincoln automobile where the victims were standing, pointed handguns at them and took $15 in cash and a cell phone, according to a report from the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

The gunmen then left in the vehicle, driven by an accomplice.

Anyone with information concerning the incident may call Crime Stoppers at 1-866-634-8477.