Man shot during Bradenton home invasion

MANATEE -- A 33-year-old man was shot during a home invasion robbery in Bradenton early Sunday, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

The victim had just let his dog out the back door of his residence in the 5800 block of Ninth Street Court East about 12:15 a.m., when two masked men, including one holding a shotgun, forced him inside, according to a news release.

The suspects took some property, before shooting the resident, according to the sheriff's office.

The victim was taken to Blake Medical Center with injuries described by the sheriff's office as non-life threatening.