Anna Maria is policed by the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.
Dec. 16, 600 block of Gulf Drive North, Marchman Act. Bradenton Beach police responded to a domestic disturbance and found a 62-year-old woman hiding in the bushes. A police report states she was apparently intoxicated and met the criteria to be taken into custody. A man reported the woman had followed him and a friend home from the beach and began banging on his condo door. The officer transported the woman to a medical facility.
Dec. 17, Bradenton Beach police station, 403 Highland Ave., Baker Act. A 32-year-old naked man came into the station and threw a copier on the floor, breaking it to pieces. Police determined he was incapable of helping himself, took him into custody and to Blake Medical Center. BBPD also requested the state attorney charge the man with criminal mischief.
Bradenton Beach is policed by BBPD.
Dec. 7, H & H Marina, grand theft. A boat trailer valued at $10,000 was stolen. The case is being investigated by the MCSO, which asked that anyone with information about the theft call the sheriff’s office at 941-747-3011 or Crime Stoppers at 866-634-TIPS.
Dec. 18, 4500 block of 123rd Street, vehicle burglary. Unknown suspects pried open the door on a vehicle. No missing items or damage were reported.
Cortez is policed by the MCSO.
Dec. 12, 700 block of Manatee Avenue West, license/ICE. While running tags at the Manatee Public Beach, an HBPD officer determined a Bradenton man driving a two-door Toyota was not licensed to drive. Also checking law enforcement databases, the officer found previous arrests and a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement final removal warrant. The identity of the 25-year-old was confirmed with a Honduran ID card and a photograph sent from ICE. HPBD arrested the man for failing to possess a valid driver’s license, transported him to the Manatee County jail. He was released to ICE Dec. 14, according to MCSO booking personnel.
Holmes Beach is policed by the Holmes Beach Police Department.
Streetlife is based on incident reports and narratives from the BBPD, HBPD and MCSO.