Crime

'Career' offender arrested in Bradenton for failing to register

MANATEE -- A Bradenton man was arrested and charged with failing to properly register as a career offender.

Samuel Ates Jr. had been wanted since Dec. 13 after authorities learned he had been evicted on Nov. 5 and had failed to notify officials of his address change, according to a news release.

Ates was arrested Tuesday and being held without bond at the Manatee County jail.

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