Aug. 2, 500 block of Kumquat Drive, trespass. A complainant reported her son brought a woman to her home who failed to leave after numerous requests. The complainant asked the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office to assist with a trespass warning. A deputy assisted and the woman left in the son’s vehicle.
Aug. 3, 200 block of Palm Avenue, found gun. Checking into a rental accommodation, a person found a handgun and contacted the MCSO, which determined the gun wasn’t stolen and that a prior renter reported leaving it behind. The owner picked up the gun at the Anna Maria MCSO substation.
Anna Maria is policed by MCSO.
Aug. 2, 100 block of First Street North, warrant arrest. Bradenton Beach police stopped several people drinking alcohol on the public sidewalk and determined one man was wanted by the MCSO for burglary. BBPD officers arrested and transported the 37-year-old man to the Manatee County jail.
Aug. 3, Bradenton Beach City Hall, 107 Gulf Drive N., trespass warning. Police warned a 55-year-old man for trespassing after waking him up behind a Manatee County Area Transit bench.
Aug. 6, Gulf Drive North and Cortez Road West, property damage. A Bradenton Beach police officer arriving for his shift noticed a downed electric crosswalk signal apparently hit by a vehicle that turned south off the Cortez Bridge onto Gulf Drive North.
Bradenton Beach is policed by BBPD.
Cortez is policed by MCSO.
Aug. 5, Island Gallery West, 5368 Gulf Drive, theft. The president of the art gallery coop reported a surveillance video showed a woman stealing a $4 greeting card.
Holmes Beach is policed by Holmes Beach Police Department.
Streetlife is based on incident reports and narratives from the BBPD, HBPD and MCSO.