Man robs Bradenton 7-Eleven, steals customer's car

MANATEE -- A 7-Eleven store in Bradenton was robbed Monday afternoon, and the suspect got away in a customer's car, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

The suspect walked into the store at 2604 53rd Ave. W. about 4:51 p.m. and demanded money from a clerk. He received an undisclosed amount of cash, and as he was leaving, he grabbed car keys belonging to a customer off the counter and fled the area, according to the sheriff's office.

No weapon was seen, according to a news release.