Manatee County man robs business and pepper sprays employees

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Posted: Wednesday, November 27, 2013 7:47 am | Updated: 7:58 am, Wed Nov 27, 2013.

BRADENTON, FL-  Manatee County Detectives are looking for the man that robbed a business and pepper sprayed the employees.

It happened Last night at the 4500 block of Manatee Ave West.  According to a Sheriff's Office Report, the suspect entered the business armed with a handgun. He demanded money, and employees handed over 100-dollars.  The suspect then had the employees lay on the ground before pepper spraying  them, and leaving.

Deputies searched the area but no suspects were found.  Anyone with information is asked to contact the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

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