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2 gunmen rob Bradenton man in home invasion

MANATEE — A Bradenton man was roused from sleep during an armed home invasion at 12:45 a.m. Saturday, according to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.

The attack in the 3300 block of 5th Street Court East began when two armed men entered the victim’s bedroom, according to the news release. The robbers took items and threatened the victim before leaving.

No injuries were reported. The suspects have not been found.

One suspect wore long dreadlocks and the second man had short hair wearing all black clothing. No other information was provided.