Bradenton police seek suspect in bank arson

MANATEE -- The Bradenton Police Department now has photographs of the person they believe set fire to a night deposit box at Cadence Bank early Saturday morning.

The subject was captured on video carrying a large white canvas bag and a flashlight to the bank at 2207 Manatee Ave. W, Bradenton, according to a Bradenton Police Department report.

Authorities are asking the public’s help to identify the person in the photograph.

Anyone with information can call the Bradenton Police Department at 941-932-9300, Detective James Curulla of the BPD at 941-932-9311 or remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000 by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-866-634-8477.

An anonymous “e-tip” can be sent through the web at