Man stabbed 6 times at Bradenton gas station

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Posted: Thursday, January 10, 2013 11:09 am

BRADENTON - Manatee County authorities are looking for a suspect who stabbed a man at a Bradenton gas station.

It happened Thursday around 8:30 am at the BP Station located at 2927 Cortez Road West in Bradenton.

A report says the suspect and victim got into a fist fight at the gas station for an unknown reason. The suspect stabbed the victim in the back 6 times during the fight. They both fled the gas station as witnesses called 911. The victim was located at Blake hospital.

The victims injuries are not life threatening and he is being discharged today.

The suspect is described as a black male in his 30’s, thin build, 5’8”.

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