Crime

Man robs 7-Eleven store in Bradenton

MANATEE — A man early this morning robbed a 7-Eleven store in Bradenton after he threatened to shoot someone, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

The man never showed a weapon, but he did get away with $100, according to a news release.

When the suspect walked into the store at 5640 14th St. W., about 4:37 a.m. he had a T-shirt around his face. The clerk told him to remove it but in response, the man demanded money and said he didn't want to shoot anyone, according to the report.

The man never displayed a weapon, according to the sheriff's office.

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