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Manatee man robbed in his driveway

MANATEE — A 34-year-old man was robbed in his driveway by two unknown men just before 10:30 p.m. Friday, according to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.

Both of the assailants brandished guns and demanded money from the man in the 600 block of 60th Avenue Drive West. The man had $40 taken as well as his cell phone, according to the sheriff’s office.

The robbers, described as wearing all black with masks, and standing about 5 feet 9 inches, fled west and were not located by authorities.

Anyone with any information can contact the sheriff’s office at 747-3011 or remain anonymous and possibly become eligible for a cash reward by calling Crime Stoppers at (866) 634-TIPS (8477).

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