Have you seen one of these 6 Manatee fugitives? If so, you could earn a $3,000 reward

The weekly list of featured fugitives has been updated by the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office. One new suspect was added this week.

Deputies say Nicholas Bassler Jr., 20, is wanted for lewd or lascivious battery.

Authorities are also searching for five other suspects:

  • Kyle Jefferson, 19, is wanted for grand theft, uttering a forged bill and violation of probation.
  • Carrie Henderson, 51, is wanted for violation of probation and trafficking in stolen property.
  • Colin Cooper, 25, is wanted for domestic battery by strangulation.
  • Lakiya Cooke, 26, is wanted for petit theft, grand theft and violation of probation.
  • Paul Henry, 39, is wanted for armed robbery.

Anyone with information about these fugitives can call the toll-free anonymous tip line at (866) 634-8477 (TIPS) or submit an e-TIP online at Tipsters are eligible for rewards of up to $3,000. These fugitives are wanted by law enforcement as of press time. Apprehensions and arrests may occur to change the status of fugitives.

Ryan Callihan is the Bradenton Herald’s County Reporter, covering local government and politics. On the weekends, he also covers breaking news. Ryan is a graduate of USF St. Petersburg.
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