The Manatee County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a suspicious death incident that started with an injured 37-year-old woman who they found bleeding in the grass of a Bradenton apartment complex in the early-morning hours of Labor Day.
The woman, Maria Isabel De Jesus, died from her injuries at the hospital on Saturday, deputies reported.
Around 4:39 a.m. on Labor Day, deputies were dispatched to the Centre Court Apartments at 4218 52nd Place W in Bradenton.
When they arrived, they say they found De Jesus lying in the grass bleeding with bruises and other injuries.
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She was transported to the hospital and was listed in stable condition at first, deputies said, but took a turn for the worse and died at the hospital on Saturday.
Detectives continue the investigation and are looking for a person of interest who may have information on what happened to De Jesus.