Manatee deputies looking for 2 purse-snatching suspects

MANATEE -- Two unknown suspects grabbed a 30-year-old woman's purse and ran when she was walking in Bradenton Tuesday morning, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

The woman was walking down 61st Avenue West and was about to cross 9th Street East at 10:15 a.m. when two men approached her from behind, according to a release.

The two suspects grabbed her purse and ran down 9th Street East, deputies said. They were described as two skinny men in their 20s with short hair and wearing black clothes.

The suspects could not be located.