Arrest made in Bradenton armed home invasion

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BRADENTON, FL. - Manatee County Sheriff's Office deputies were called to the scene of a home invasion robbery late Sunday night.

According to a report, it happened at the 2800 block of 22nd Street W, around 11 p.m. The victims, Charles Whidden and Joshua Moore heard a knock on their front door. When they answered, three men forced their way inside and pulled a gun on the men.

At some point, shots were fired inside the home. Multiple casings were found in the bathroom and near the bathroom.

On Monday night, Manuel Lebron-Jimenez was arrested in connection to the home invasion and has been charged with Attempted Murder and Armed Home Invasion.

The investigation continues. Anyone with information should contact the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.