Island police blotter – 11-15-2017

Anna Maria

Oct. 23, 700 block of North Shore Drive, Baker Act. Manatee County sheriff’s deputies, assisted by Holmes Beach officers, responded to an emergency call that resulted in EMS transporting a woman to Blake Medical Center in Bradenton, and minor injury to one of the Holmes Beach officers.

Oct. 24, Rod & Reel Pier, 875 N. Shore Drive, lost tag. A female reported to MCSO her vehicle tag may have fallen off between her home and work. MCSO reported the missing tag to the state.

Anna Maria is policed by MCSO.

Bradenton Beach

      Oct. 28, Coquina Park, 2650 Gulf Drive S., Baker Act. A 40-year-old man threatened harm to himself. Bradenton Beach officers responded and transported him to a treatment facility.

Nov. 2, Bradenton Beach Police Department, 403 Highland Ave., stolen tag. A tag from a motorcycle was reported stolen and BBPD filed the report with the state database.

Nov. 3, 2600 block of Gulf Drive, drug overdose. Bradenton Beach officers responded to a call about an unresponsive 25-year-old male suffering from a suspected heroin overdose. EMS transported him to Blake Medical Center in Bradenton, where he was treated.

Bradenton Beach is policed by BBPD.


Oct. 31, Seafood Shack, 4110 127th St. W., defrauding innkeeper/trespass. A Manatee County sheriff’s deputy arrested a 52-year-old woman fleeing on her bicycle after refusing to pay a bill for two beers, a grouper sandwich and hush puppies. The woman also was trespassed. She was transported to the Manatee County jail.

Cortez is policed by MCSO.

Holmes Beach

Oct. 29, 300 block of 58th Street, theft. A complainant reported several pieces of jewelry and a designer purse went missing between August and October. The stolen items were valued at $9,292.

Nov. 1, Walgreens, 3200 E. Bay Drive, trespass. Holmes Beach police issued a trespass warning to a 59-year-old woman who was causing a disturbance. A taxi was summoned to remove her from the premises.

Nov. 3, 600 block of Crestwood Lane, construction theft. A contractor reported copper pipes belonging to him were on a truck and trailer. The pipes were returned after the contractor advised the truck driver that taking the pipes was a theft from the job site.

Nov. 3, Publix Super Market, 3900 E. Bay Drive, trespass. A manager reported a suspicious person asking customers for money. Police found a man who met the manager’s description at the intersection of East Bay and Gulf drives and warned him for trespassing.

Nov. 3, Manatee Public Beach, 4000 Gulf Drive, trespass. Three males and one female at a picnic table with a bottle of alcohol became belligerent and threatened Holmes Beach police officers. The officers issued them trespass warnings.

Nov. 3, Publix Super Market, 3900 E. Bay Drive, theft. A mountain bike, valued at $150, was stolen. A security camera video of the theft was provided to police.

Nov. 5, 6500 block of Flotilla Drive, damage. A man reported a puncture to one of the windows in his condo unit.

Nov. 6, Manatee Public Beach, theft. A mountain bike, valued at $300, was reported stolen.

Holmes Beach is policed by HBPD.

Streetlife is based on incident reports and narratives from the BBPD, HBPD and MCSO.

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