Crime

Manatee burglary suspects under arrest

MANATEE -- Two men were arrested Friday morning in connection with a residential burglary, the sheriff’s office reports.

The incident occurred in the 3100 block of 47th Avenue East at about 11:30 a.m.

Matthew Lee Garrett, 36, and Kenneth James Long, 40, were under surveillance after the car they were driving was seen leaving other burglaries in East Manatee County.

Garrett and Long were both charged with burglary and grand theft and are being held in Manatee County jail on a $11,000 bond.

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