Crime

19-year-old found dead by deputies in Bradenton

MANATEE - Deputies found a 19-year-old man dead in a roadway late Friday evening in the 1700 block of 27th Avenue East.

Also Friday evening, a sheriff department SWAT team was reported at Plantation Circle by University Parkway in a standoff with a barricaded subject, according to Bay News 9.

Manatee County sheriff deputies and K-9s were called to the scene of the 27th Avenue East shooting which occurred around 10 p.m. Hundreds of neighbors, some crying, came out into the street to watch the police. The sheriff's department has not released the identity of the man pending notification of relatives.

The fatal shooting marks the fourth homicide of the year.

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