Manatee man hurt in hold-up outside liquor store

A man told deputies he was robbed outside a liquor store Tuesday night, according to Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.

The man, who sustained a puncture wound to his leg, told deputies he was with a group of people near Federal Discount Package Store, 2615 14th St. W., when he was robbed by one of his companions just before 8:30 p.m., said Lt. Rich Cunningham.

It’s unclear if the man had any belongings taken, he said. The man sustained minor injuries. He was treated at Manatee Memorial Hospital.