Crime

Gunfire damages van

MANATEE - A window in a parked van was hit by gunfire late Thursday, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

About 11:53 p.m., a man reported hearing gunshots outside his home, in the 900 block of 61st Avenue East. He went to investigate and saw two men running east from the scene. He then noticed that the rear passenger-side window on his van had been hit, according to a news release.

The inside of the vehicle was searched but no projectile was located.

There were no injuries.

The suspects were described as standing about 6 feet tall and wearing black shirts and brown pants, according to the sheriff's office.

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