Anna Maria No reports. Anna Maria is policed by MCSO. Bradenton Beach June 9, Coquina Beach, 2200 Gulf Drive S., battery. A man and a woman argued while in a moving vehicle. The argument escalated with the woman and man striking one another. The man stopped the vehicle and told the woman to get out, […]
Craig Allan Nicks Craig Allan Nicks, 55, of Bradenton, having lived most of his life on Anna Maria Island, died June 18. He he was a commercial fisherman and a veteran of the U.S. Army. A visitation will be held at 5 p.m. with service to follow at 6 p.m. Friday, June 23, at Brown […]
The case of the man accused of breaking into the Blue Marlin Seafood Restaurant in Bradenton Beach is now in drug court. Judge Andrew D. Owens Jr. ordered William Garringer, 52, of the Bradenton Beach anchorage, released on his own recognizance June 8 and transferred the case from the criminal division to the drug court […]
The red tide organism, Karenia brevis, was not detected June 15 in samples from Manatee County. The organism was detected in background concentrations in Pinellas and Sarasota counties. For more information about red tide in Florida, go to myfwc.com/redtidestatus.
A Parrish man arrested in Holmes Beach in March pleaded no contest to driving under the influence of alcohol and was sentenced to 12 months probation. Joseph Perusek II, 25, was clocked by police at 64 mph in a 35-mph zone in the 12000 block of Manatee Avenue. Twelfth Circuit Judge Doug Henderson found Perusek […]
The Florida Department of Transportation did not post any advisories for Anna Maria Island for the week of June 19. For the latest road watch information, go online to www.fl511.com or dial 511.