Tag Archives: Streetlife

Island police blotter – 06-22-2016

Anna Maria

May 21, 700 block of Jacaranda Road, trespass. An unknown person was reported inside a rental property without the owner’s consent.

May 22, 700 block of Holly Road, found bicycles. A Manatee County Sheriff’s Office deputy retrieved two bicycles after receiving reports about three missing bikes. One of the found bikes was claimed.

May 24, 500 block of Magnolia, suspicious incident. A vacationer reported a man exposed himself to her while she was on her back porch. The area was checked, with no results..

Anna Maria is policed by the MCSO.

Bradenton Beach

June 15, 100 block of Highland Avenue, grand theft. A black-and-white hybrid road bicycle valued at $596 and left locked in a carport, was stolen.

June 16, Cortez Beach, 800 Gulf Drive, burglary. Two women returned from the beach and found their purses, including two cellphones, keys, driver’s licenses and credit cards, stolen from their unlocked vehicle. One woman reported an unauthorized transaction on one of her credit cards.

June 17, 2200 block of Avenue A, domestic battery. An off-duty Bradenton Beach police officer called in a possible battery and BBPD and HBPD responded. A woman told police a family member struck her in the face. A man was arrested and transported to Manatee County jail.

Bradenton Beach is policed by the BBPD.

Cortez

May 21, Seafood Shack, 4110 127th St. W., burglary. After dining, a woman told MCSO a rear window on her car had been smashed in the parking lot and her purse was missing.

May 22, U.S. Coast Guard, 4530 124th St. Court W., theft. An unknown suspect stole a tag off a trailer. The MCSO entered the license plate number in the law enforcement database as stolen.

Cortez is policed by the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office

Holmes Beach

June 7, 6800 block of Palm Drive, domestic battery. A man reported to the Holmes Beach Police Department his sister hit him two days earlier. Police provided information to the man about a civil injunction and requested the sister’s arrest by warrant from the state attorney.

Holmes Beach is policed by the Holmes Beach Police Department.

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

Island police blotter – 06-15-2016

Anna Maria

        May 21, 200 block of Gladiolus Street, theft. Two kayaks, with a total value of $400, were stolen from a backyard. The kayaks were later recovered and returned to the owner. A Manatee County Sheriff’s Office investigation is ongoing.

Anna Maria is policed by the MCSO.

Bradenton Beach

June 8, Cortez Beach, 800 Gulf Drive, theft. A woman’s purse, containing a cellphone valued at $500, was stolen from the beach. A witness told a Bradenton Beach police officer he observed a male place his belongings near the purse, enter the water, come out of the Gulf, take the purse and leave.

June 8, 2200 block of Avenue A, criminal mischief. Four tires on a truck were reported slashed.

        Bradenton Beach is policed by the BBPD.

Cortez

        No reports.

Cortez is policed by the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office

Holmes Beach

May 28, 3200 block of Gulf Drive, battery. A woman told police she was hit in the face by a woman sitting on the beach at the edge of her rental property. Witnesses said the victim confronted the woman. A warrant arrest for the alleged striker was requested by the Holmes Beach Police Department.

May 29, 2900 block of Avenue F, theft. A large inflatable raft with a “kiss” on it was reported stolen from a parking area the day before.

May 31, CVS, 611 Manatee Ave., theft/trespass. A woman ate candy and hid a beverage under her shirt before exiting the store without paying. Police located the alleged shoplifter in a nearby business and found no stolen items in her possession. She was issued a trespass warning by the store supervisor and told not to return for a year. HBPD requested the state attorney issue a warrant for her arrest.

May 31, 3600 block of East Bay Drive, drug/warrant. A man and his girlfriend were reported loitering in front of a business. Police determined the man had an outstanding warrant and took him into custody. After searching a bag in their possession, the woman was arrested for drug paraphernalia. They were transported to the Manatee County jail.

June 1, 500 block of 67th Street, theft/extortion. A man reported he’d hired a massage therapist May 26 from a website and a woman arrived 45 minutes later. The man paid the woman $100 and she asked for gas money. She allegedly took $600 from a bedside table. When the man protested, the woman texted someone and a man identified as the woman’s husband showed up and threatened the customer with a knife. A few days later, the woman texted the customer, threatening to allege he sexually assaulted her if he didn’t pay her more money. The customer complied, saying he followed requests to place $200 in his mailbox several times and also sent the woman $470 via Western Union. An investigation is ongoing.

June 2, 100 block of 77th Street, criminal mischief. A gazebo owner reported someone painted his white gazebo teal. He estimated $300 in damages.

Holmes Beach is policed by the Holmes Beach Police Department.

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

Island police blotter – 06-08-2016

Anna Maria

        May 20, 100 block of Crescent Drive, suspicious incident. A passerby reported a door left open on a parked car. The owner told police the car doors are kept locked at all times. A Manatee County Sheriff’s deputy checked the vehicle for fingerprints.

May 21, 100 block of Pine Avenue, domestic disturbance.  MCSO responded to a couple from Hillsborough County having a dispute and observed no signs of physical violence. They left the area.

Anna Maria is policed by the MCSO.

Bradenton Beach

June 1, Island Time Bar and Grill, 111 Gulf Drive S., trespass/fraud. A woman in a wheelchair ordered $20 worth of food and refused to pay her bill. Bradenton Beach Police Department requested the state attorney to issue a warrant for the woman’s arrest for defrauding an innkeeper. The restaurant manager issued her a trespass warning.

        Bradenton Beach is policed by the BBPD.

Cortez

        No reports.

        Cortez is policed by the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.

Holmes Beach

May 21, 6200 block of Holmes Boulevard, domestic. Police responded to a call about a woman and her 15-year-old foster daughter arguing. Officers found the girl walking on Holmes Boulevard. After speaking to the girl and the woman, police released the girl to the woman, who said they were leaving for Maine at 4 a.m.

May 21, Manatee Public Beach, 4000 Gulf Drive, theft. A woman returned to her parked SUV to find two windows broken and a Coach purse missing.

May 23, 100 block of 79th Street, burglary/theft. An orange Fat Bike valued at $2,200 was stolen from a carport, and a black Electra bicycle, valued at $600, was taken from a side yard. Police found two 15-year-olds riding the stolen bicycles in the 7200 block of Holmes Boulevard. They were arrested and booked into a juvenile facility.

Holmes Beach is policed by the Holmes Beach Police Department.

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

Island police blotter – 06-01-2016

Anna Maria

May 19, 500 block of Pine Avenue, suspicious incident. A resident reported finding his door open at 4:40 a.m., but nothing was missing.

May 20, 100 block of Tern Drive. Manatee County Sheriff’s Office reported locating a large amount of stolen goods, including two bicycles. A suspect was identified.

      Anna Maria is policed by the MCSO.

Bradenton Beach

May 18, 403 Highland Ave., grand theft of a firearm. A man in the process of moving to Montana came to the Bradenton Beach Police Department and reported a gun stolen two weeks earlier. He said an acquaintance and his girlfriend helped him move and he later noticed the gun missing.

May 19, 200 block of Gulf Drive, aggravated battery. An officer responded to a report of domestic battery and a vehicle crash, where he found an unattended motorcycle parked in the northbound lane of Gulf Drive. Witnesses reported a man jumped off the motorcycle and ran up to a car and punched a woman in the car in the face. She drove away with him attached to the vehicle. They were later reported in the 100 block of Sixth Street. The woman was found, but police were unable to locate the male, who she identified as her boyfriend. A witness gave a written statement and furnished police with cellphone video of the incident.

May 21, 100 block of Gulf Drive South, alcohol violation. During a joint investigation with BBPD and the state division of alcoholic beverages and tobacco, an underage operative was sent to purchase alcohol at a convenience store. The clerk did not ID the operative and was cited for sale of alcohol to an underage person.

      Bradenton Beach is policed by the BBPD.

Holmes Beach

May 14, 100 block of 74th Street, burglary. A man reported an air conditioner removed and entry made to the residence. When a second homeowner arrived, the man’s mother identified the suspect, who she said had previously come to the door requesting water, from a Facebook photograph. A capias request was completed for the suspect.

May 15, 4500 block of Second Avenue, marijuana possession, drug paraphernalia. A woman was stopped for an alleged illegal left turn onto 43rd Avenue from Gulf Drive. An officer detected the odor of marijuana. The driver allegedly admitted having marijuana and turned over a small red bag with 8.9 grams and a pipe. A search of the vehicle turned up another pipe. She was issued a notice to appear for possession of less than 20 grams and paraphernalia.

May 17, 3400 block of Gulf Drive, theft. A man reported his 15-speed Trek bicycle stolen from the driveway of a condo, where he found another bicycle in its place.

May 17, 100 block of 73rd Street, theft/larceny. A woman said she left her bicycle unlocked and parked at the beach access on 73rd street at 10:30 p.m. When she returned, the bike was missing.

May 17, 4100 block of Sixth Avenue, criminal mischief. A homeowner reported someone defecated on his patio and destroyed some pool gear. A citronella candle was left burning in the backyard.

May 19, 5600 block of Holmes Boulevard, larceny/theft. A rented tandem bicycle was removed from a house between 11:30 a.m. and 3:45 p.m. and a red Fuji bike was left behind. The red bike was processed for prints and the serial number obtained for the tandem. The victim reported seeing a young man riding the tandem south on Holmes Boulevard with another juvenile on a separate bicycle. The stolen tandem then was reported behind Hurricane Hanks, 5346 Gulf Drive. A juvenile was detained and the serial number was confirmed a match. He was read his Miranda rights.

200 block of 72nd Street, criminal mischief. A woman reported her mailbox damaged overnight.

May 20, 4300 block of Gulf Drive, Cayman Cay. Two unlocked bicycles were removed from a residence overnight.

May 23, Holmes Boulevard at 70th Street, grand theft. An officer spotted two juveniles suspected of stealing bicycles on bikes and, when he turned around to stop them, they fled. One was caught, placed under arrest and transported to the Manatee Regional Juvenile Detention Center. The other suspect was arrested at his Anna Maria home and transported to MRJDC.

      Holmes Beach is policed by the HBPD.

 

Island police blotter – 05-25-2016

Anna Maria

No reports available.

Anna Maria is policed by the MCSO.

Bradenton Beach

      May 14, Cortez Beach, 700 Gulf Drive S., lewd and lascivious. An unknown male approached a female on the beach and took a “selfie” with her. After they walked away from each other, the woman saw the man fondling himself. Another witness reported similar activity by the same man. The second witness advised the man he was calling the police and the man fled. A third witness told a responding officer he and videotaped the suspect as he took pictures of women on the beach.

May 16, 2400 block of Avenue B, domestic disturbance. A relative called police to report a dispute concerning her daughter and live-in boyfriend. An officer responded and the woman told police they argued. There were no signs of physical violence. The boyfriend left the area.

May 16, 135 Bridge St., Marchman Act. An officer responding to a call about an intoxicated person found a man on the Monkey Bus cursing and refusing to get off the bus. The officer assisted the man to a nearby bench. The officer reported the man’s judgment and motor skills were impaired due to substance abuse, detained him under the Marchman Act and he was transported to a care facility.

Bradenton Beach is policed by the BBPD.

Cortez

May 2, 4300 block of 127th Street West, grand theft. An unknown person stole a trailer containing three dirt bikes from a storage area. The property was valued between $10,000 and $20,000.

Cortez is policed by the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.

Holmes Beach

May 8, 4100 block of Sixth Avenue, domestic battery. A 42-year-old woman was arrested and taken to Manatee County jail after police responded to a call, observed bruises and contusions on a man’s face and interviewed opposing parties. Upset about Mother’s Day gifts, the woman allegedly threw cups, broke dishes and hit her husband with her hands and a coat hanger. The woman said the injuries occurred when the man fell on his bike.

May 9, 3500 Gulf Drive, battery and theft. A man who fell asleep about five blocks south of the lifeguard tower at the Manatee Public Beach woke up to find his bag with identification and credit cards stolen. When he asked two men what happened to his bag, one man hit him in the face, causing a bloody nose and loose teeth. The man reported the incident to the lifeguard and EMS was called. A request to the state attorney’s office for the suspect’s arrest was issued.

May 12, 100 block of 73rd Street, theft. A paddleboard and paddle valued at $1,000 were stolen.

May 12, 600 block of Manatee Avenue, battery. A juvenile reported her boyfriend hit her three times in the arm, once in her mouth and also punched her leg. Police responded and observed a bruise the size of a baseball on her arm. The juvenile showed police Facebook posts from the boyfriend, including a threat to her. Holmes Beach Police Department referred the juvenile report to the state attorney’s office.

May 13, Publix Super Market, 3900 E. Bay Drive, theft. A 40-year-old Michigan woman reported her purse, checkbook, money and money clip, with an estimated value of $190, were stolen from her vehicle while she shopped.

Holmes Beach is policed by the Holmes Beach Police Department.

      To report information on island crime, call the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office-Anna Maria substation, 941-708-8899; Bradenton Beach police, 941-778-6311; or Holmes Beach police, 941-708-5804.

                                                                      In an emergency, call 911.

Island police blotter – 05-18-2016

Anna Maria

May 1, Anna Maria City Pier, 100 S. Bay Blvd., leak. A bait shop employee called for help with water shooting from a soda line. A Manatee County sheriff’s deputy arrived and saw the water was damaging equipment. The deputy found a water valve at the base of the pier and shut it off. A plumber arrived and fixed the problem.

Anna Maria is policed by the MCSO.

Bradenton Beach

        May 7, Coquina Park, 2650 Gulf Drive S., burglary. An unknown person inscribed profanity with a key on a parked vehicle. A 17-year-old from Fort Meade told police she’d left a wallet, containing $60 and identification, in the vehicle for several hours. She could not remember if she locked the car. When the teen returned, she found the profanity on the passenger door and her wallet missing. Bradenton Beach police observed no sign of a forced entry.

May 7, Circle K, 103 Gulf Drive N., theft. A straw hat and poncho blanket valued at $12.99 were reported stolen. A witness reported a woman walked out of the store without paying for the items. Police canvassed the area and did not locate a suspect.

May 7-9, 2400 block of Avenue C, criminal mischief. Wooden stairs leading to a second floor apartment were found damaged as if they had been kicked or struck. The landlord had them repaired. A day later, the stairs were damaged again.

May 9, Bridge Tender Inn & Dockside Bar, 135 Bridge St., disorderly intoxication and opposing officer. A 25-year-old man was observed at 1:16 a.m. yelling while talking on a cellphone. A police officer shined a flashlight on him as he boarded a boat tied to the dock. The officer asked him to step off the dock. The man wanted the officer to talk to someone on his phone. The officer refused and the man became belligerent and tried to shove the phone into the officer’s face. The officer used pepper spray and arrested the man. He was transported him to the police station and Manatee County jail.

Bradenton Beach is policed by the BBPD.

Cortez

May 2, 12500 block of Cortez Road West, burglary. An unknown person boarded a 17-foot boat and stole fishing gear valued at $300-$400.

Cortez is policed by the MCSO.

Holmes Beach

April 30, The Feast, 5406 Marina Drive, defrauding innkeeper. A juvenile ordered ice tea and firecracker shrimp, sat outside and ate it. After he finished, he left without paying his $14.89 check. The manager stopped him in the parking lot. Holmes Beach Police Department arrived and transported him to the police station, called his parents in Palm Harbor and completed paperwork for his referral.

May 3, Publix Super Market, 3900 E. Bay Drive, trespassing and larceny. A 56-year-old man was observed stealing two four-packs of beer two hours before the manager reported the incident. The man had been in the store twice during the day and employees told him he’d been trespassed. The man, identified as homeless, claimed the warning occurred more than a year earlier. HBPD responded determined the warning was active, requested a warrant for the man’s arrest for theft and a trespass after warning.

May 5, Manatee Public Beach, 4000 Gulf Drive, theft. A suspect in a May 3 theft was observed sitting at a trolley stop in front of Publix and boarding a trolley. The officer followed the trolley to the Manatee Public Beach and arrested the man for theft and transported him to jail. He was assigned a $2,000 bond, a public defender and June 3 court date.

Holmes Beach is policed by the Holmes Beach Police Department.

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

Island police blotter – 05-11-2016

Anna Maria

April 22, 500 block of South Drive, domestic battery. A man, allegedly came home intoxicated, threw items off a deck, yelled obscenities and pushed a woman who lived there with him. A request for his arrest was issued and he was arrested at the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office substation in Anna Maria. He was transported to Manatee County jail and was released on $1,000 bond, a pre-trial services agreement and no-contact order.

Anna Maria is policed by the MCSO.

Bradenton Beach

        May 1, 1300 block of Cortez Beach, trespass. A 51-year-old Bradenton Beach man was arrested for trespass after returning to the place he was issued a trespass warning the night before. Bradenton Beach police responded to a call about two men drinking beer in public, took the 51-year-old into custody and transported him to the Manatee County jail.

Bradenton Beach is policed by the BBPD.

Cortez

April 22, Few-Miller Dock, 4531 123rd St. W., trespass warning. A man was reported returning to the community dock after being told to leave. In the presence of a Manatee County sheriff’s deputy, the man was warned not to return by an agent of the property.

April 28, 4400 block of 124th Street West, burglary. After occupants upstairs heard a noise, a resident went downstairs and saw a man reaching his arm around a door, attempting to unsecure it. The resident yelled and the suspect retreated. The resident chased the man into the backyard across the street and tackled him. The suspect told the resident he had a gun, and the resident stood up. The suspect fled.

Cortez is policed by the MCSO.

Holmes Beach

April 26, 7000 block of Palm Drive, burglary. Upon arriving home, a resident called police after noticing a side door open, a hole in a bathroom door and an iPad that had been disturbed. Nothing was reported taken. Holmes Beach police took fingerprints and canvassed the area.

April 26, 100 block of 74th Street, burglary. Two bottles of vodka, seven bottles of wine and four bottles of Champagne were reported missing after an unknown person or persons entered a residence. Fingerprints and shoe prints were taken.

May 1, Manatee County Beach, 4000 Gulf Drive, indecent exposure. A 19-year-old Polk City man was arrested for fondling himself at 7:07 p.m. in the parking lot between two cars. He was transported to the Manatee County jail and released on $500 bond, pending a court date.

May 2, 5200 block of Gulf Drive, marijuana. A 19-year-old Riverview woman was arrested for misdemeanor possession of marijuana and paraphernalia after an officer clocked her vehicle traveling 43 mph in a 25-mph zone. After stopping the vehicle, the officer noticed an odor of marijuana on the driver and searched the vehicle. He found marijuana weighing 2.2 grams and a marijuana pipe. She was taken into custody and transported to jail. She posted $1,000 bond and was released.

Holmes Beach is policed by the Holmes Beach Police Department.

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

Island police blotter – 05-04-2016

Anna Maria

April 11, 400 block of Magnolia Avenue, burglary. A man reported someone broke into his unoccupied home, but nothing was stolen.

April 17, 800 block of North Shore Drive. A Sarasota couple was boating near Passage Key when witnesses saw the man push and hit the woman. A witness assisted the woman off the boat. The man was arrested at a boat ramp in Bradenton and transported to jail, where he posted $500 bond and was released.

Anna Maria is policed by the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.

Bradenton Beach

      April 23, Historic Bridge Street Pier, 200 Bridge St., trespass warning. A homeless man was trespassed for allegedly sleeping on a bench. He was warned not to return to the property.

April 24, 400 block of Church Avenue, resisting without violence. A Bradenton Beach police officer was dispatched for a disturbance and arrested a Bradenton man for failing to cooperate with his arrest. When the officer arrived at the BridgeTender Inn restaurant, 135 Bridge St., the alleged male aggressor fled in a vehicle at a high rate of speed. The officer stopped the vehicle a few blocks away, where the man acted belligerent and began yelling obscenities. As the officer began to arrest the man, he struggled against being handcuffed. Police pepper-sprayed him and the man was arrested and transported to jail. He was released on a $500 bond, pending a May 26 court date.

April 26, 100 block of Seventh Street South, domestic battery. A dispute ensued between a man and his girlfriend. A coffee table was turned over in the disturbance. No injuries were reported. The man was deemed the aggressor, arrested and transported to jail. He was released pending a May 31 court date.

Bradenton Beach is policed by the BBPD.

Cortez: No reports.

Holmes Beach: No reports.

      Streetlife is based on incident reports and narratives from the BBPD, Holmes Beach Police Department and MCSO.

 

Island police blotter – 04-27-2016

Anna Maria

April 9, Galati Yacht Sales, 900 S. Bay Blvd., burglary. An unknown person entered a vessel without the owner’s consent and removed a cooler valued at $400.

April 10, Gulf Drive and Pine Avenue, marijuana. A Manatee County sheriff’s deputy observed a suspicious vehicle in a parking lot of a closed business. As the deputy approached, he saw three occupants. A man in the driver’s seat stepped out and smoke poured from the door. The deputy found 3.5 grams of marijuana, a grinder and glass pipe in the vehicle. The driver acknowledged the marijuana and paraphernalia were his property. He was arrested and transported to jail.

April 11, 100 block of Tern Drive, domestic disturbance. An argument between partners ended with one person leaving the residence.

Anna Maria is policed by the MCSO.

Bradenton Beach

April 17, 200 block of Bay Drive North, trespass. A man issued a trespass warning to his on-and-off-again girlfriend who came home late and intoxicated.

April 19, Sports Bar, 118 Bridge St., alcohol violation. A Bradenton Beach police officer identified an underage female drinker, who became belligerent at the police station. The bartender told police the female was given an alcoholic drink by someone else. BBPD took the minor to Manatee Memorial Hospital and a juvenile center. An officer notified her father to pick her up at the center.

April 20, 200 Bridge Street, criminal mischief. A victim of a March domestic battery on a boat came to the station to report the aggressor had thrown his property overboard, including a backpack, clothes, wallet, cash, jewelry, sunglasses, guitar, computer and DVD equipment, all valued at $660.

        Bradenton Beach is policed by the BBPD.

Cortez

April 9, 4400 block of 125th Street West, aggravated domestic battery. A homeless man was arrested after allegedly pushing his pregnant girlfriend at her home in the 5300 block of 14th Street in Bradenton. An MCSO deputy assisted by making the arrest in Cortez based on a police officer’s affidavit. The man was taken into custody and transported to Manatee County jail and was released after posting $7,500 bond.

April 9, Cortez Kitchen, 4528 119th St., domestic battery. Witnesses reported a man slammed an SUV rear lift gate on a woman’s head, causing her to fall as they argued in the parking lot. The man told police the gate fell because it was broken. The woman told police the door never hit her. Emergency services personnel responded and told police the woman’s injury was consistent with being hit by the door. The man was arrested and transported to jail. He posted a $1,000 bond and was released.

April 10, Seafood Shack, 4110 127th St. W., domestic disturbance. A man reported he and his girlfriend argued on his boat, broke up and separated from each other. A deputy arrived and could not locate the woman.

Cortez is policed by the MCSO.

Holmes Beach

        April 9, 4000 block of Gulf Drive, domestic battery. Two female family members were traveling in a vehicle when one hit the other in the face. The victim sustained a swollen lip. The aggressor was arrested and transported to jail. She was released after posting a $580 cash bond.

April 11, 6800 block of Palm Drive, domestic battery. Holmes Beach Police Department responded to a neighbor’s report of a disturbance and found a man with a large cut above his eye. Another man claimed he’d been verbally abused, but police determined he was the aggressor. The man with the laceration refused medical treatment and declined to press charges. The aggressor allegedly told police he’d smashed the victim’s face on the ground because he asked for cigarettes and got in his face.

April 12, 6700 block of Gulf Drive, theft. A mountain bike valued at $250 was reported stolen.

Holmes Beach is policed by the Holmes Beach Police Department.

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

Island police blotter – 04-20-2016

Anna Maria

March 24, 100 block of Crescent Drive, civil dispute. A man filed a report at the Anna Maria Manatee County sheriff’s substation, stating he had paid a contractor $5,300 to perform work, which was started in January but not completed.

April 1, J. Lazzara Gallery, 507 Pine Ave., theft. A ring valued at $200 was reported stolen.

April 5, 700 block of North Shore Drive, dog bite. MCSO deputies and animal services personnel responded to a call about a dog bite to a child. The bite broke the skin on the child’s leg. Deputies could not locate the dog.

Anna Maria is policed by the MCSO.

Bradenton Beach

March 25, Moose Lodge, 110 Gulf Drive S., possible theft. An earring valued at $300 was reported stolen or missing. A lodge manager reported the earring was in a drawer, but later it could not be found.

April 10, Coquina Beach, 2650 Gulf Drive S., trespass warning. A disturbance brought Bradenton Beach police to the trolley junction. An individual appeared to be intoxicated and was arguing with the trolley driver when police arrived. A trespass warning was issued to the individual.

        Bradenton Beach is policed by the BBPD.

Cortez

April 6, H2O Water Sportz, 4110 127th St. W., theft. A warrant was served on a man suspected of stealing a security camera valued at $300. The owners reported a camera was stolen overnight. Video from another camera recorded the theft.

April 6, A.P. Bell Fish Co., 4600 124th St. W., Cortez, trespass warnings. The owner issued trespass warnings to two men hanging around a dock after hours. The docks close to the public at 9 p.m.

Cortez is policed by the MCSO.

Holmes Beach

        April 2, Alvin’s Island, 3602 E. Bay Drive, theft.  A missing wallet was reported found, but missing its contents of cash.

April 3, Manatee Public Beach, 4000 Gulf Drive, camping. A 25-year-old Holmes Beach man was arrested for sleeping on a bench approximately 150 feet from the Gulf of Mexico in violation of a city ordinance. The man was allegedly intoxicated and belligerent and told police he wanted to go to jail. He was transported to Manatee County jail, posted a $120 and was released.

April 7, 3500 block of Fourth Avenue, burglary/theft. A bicycle valued at $500 was stolen.

April 14, Giving Back, 5312 Holmes Blvd., theft. A cabinet valued at $1,200 and a dresser were reported stolen.

Holmes Beach is policed by the Holmes Beach Police Department.

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