Crime

2 armed men rob Bradenton convenience store

MANATEE — Two men, one armed with a shotgun, robbed a Bradenton convenience store late Friday, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

And it was all caught on video.

The men entered the K & S Beverage store at 727 301 Blvd. E. at 10:50 p.m. The suspect with the shotgun pointed the weapon at a clerk and demanded cash, taking $150 from the register, according to a news release.

The second suspect took two cases of Bud Light beer from a cooler.

The pair then fled in a van in an unknown direction.

Investigators say the robbery was captured by the store's security camera, and that they were reviewing it for information about what happened, according to the report.

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