MANATEE -- Two men were arrested after they mugged another man on a Bradenton street early Friday, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.
About 6:30 a.m., the victim was talking along the 3200 block of Fifth Street East in Bradenton when one of two men in a passing truck got out and demanded asked for $5. Soon after a struggle broke out over the victim's wallet, according to a news release.
One of the assailants took the wallet and got back in the truck and drove off.
Deputies located the truck a short time later but only one of the assailants, Marcelo Gallardo, was inside. He was arrested.
A short time later, the second suspect, Roberto Guerrero, was arrested, according to the report.
There were each charged with robbery by sudden snatching and were being held without bond. Guerrero also faces a charge of use or possession of drug paraphernalia.