Handgun, jewelry looted from home

MANATEE -- A .32 caliber Beretta handgun and other property -- mostly jewelry -- valued at $21,850 was looted between 11:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. Thursday from a residence in the 7800 block of 49th Avenue East, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

An unknown person or persons entered the residence by prying open the front door.

Anyone with information regarding this incident may call the Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-(866) 634-8477