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Man robbed of 150 Oxycodone pills, $900 in cash

MANATEE — A 56-year-old man told Manatee County Sheriff’s Office investigators he was punched five times in the head, and thrown to the ground as he left his apartment to walk his dog.

His attacker held him down, and went through his pockets, asking, “Where’s the stuff?”

The assailant took 150 oxycodone tables from the victim’s pocket and his wallet containing $900 in cash about 4:14 p.m. today, according to a report from the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

The incident reportedly occurred in the 4500 block of 70th Street West.

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