Man injured in robbery try in Bradenton

MANATEE -- A man was slightly injured while walking home late Monday, when an assailant tried to rob him, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

The man was near the intersection of 53rd Avenue East and Natalie Way about 11 p.m. when the suspect tried to take his personal property. During the struggle, the victim suffered a small laceration caused by an unknown type of weapon, according to a news release.

The suspect was unable to get any of the property.