Bradenton woman robbed by man who gives her ride

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Posted: Monday, January 13, 2014 7:52 am | Updated: 8:01 am, Mon Jan 13, 2014.

BRADENTON, FL- A Manatee County woman says she was robbed by a man who gave her a ride over the weekend.

It happened near the 800 block of 29th Avenue West late Sunday night.  According to the victim, she was picked up near 9th Street west by a man she didn't know and given a ride.  While enroute, the suspect removed 20-dollars from her pocket and forced her out of his car.  She received no injuries.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

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