Man robbed of cell phones in Bradenton

MANATEE -- A 40-year-old man this evening was robbed of two cell phones he was trying to sell to his assailants, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

The man, who is from North Port, met the men in the 3500 block of 14th Street West. After they grabbed the cell phones, they fled west on foot, according to a news release.

Deputies said they were unable to locate suspects.