Crime

Gunman robs woman outside of Bradenton bar

MANATEE — A gunman robbed a woman outside a Bradenton bar late Saturday, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

The victim had walked out to her car parked behind the Oneco Rose bar, 5108 15th St. E., about 11:51 p.m. when the suspect, who was hiding behind the vehicle, jumped out at her. He pointed a gun at her and grabbed her purse and fled, according to a news release.

Deputies were unable to locate the suspect but they did find the victim's keys and the suspect's shirt behind a house north of crime scene, according to the sheriff's office.

The woman suffered a minor injury to her hand during the robbery, according to the report.

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