$25,000 in tools stolen from East Manatee warehouse

MANATEE — A burglar or burglars took more than $25,000 in tools from a warehouse in East Manatee, the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office reported.

The owner, Phil Hall, reported the theft at 7:30 a.m. today, a sheriff’s report said.

Hall told deputies the tools were inside a trailer that was parked inside the warehouse in the 5000 block of Lena Road.

There were no signs of forced entry and multiple people had access to the warehouse, the report said.