Crime

Man robbed outside 7-Eleven store in Bradenton

MANATEE — A Miami man was robbed early this morning while he was filling up his car with gas at a 7-Eleven store in Bradenton, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

The assailants, a man and woman, approached the victim outside the store at 5640 14th St. W. about 5:30 a.m. The man held a knife to the man's throat while the woman took money out of his wallet, according to a news release.

They then fled west on foot and were not located, according to the sheriff's office.

The victim was not injured.

Anyone with information about the robbery can call the sheriff's office a (866) 634-8477.

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