Manatee Sheriff's Deputies looking for robbery suspect

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Posted: Friday, July 12, 2013 6:36 am | Updated: 6:44 am, Fri Jul 12, 2013.

(Bradenton, FL)- Manatee County deputies are currently looking for a suspect that grabbed a woman's purse, pushed her down and ran away.  It happened near a bus stop at the 2300 block of 1st Street East.

According to deputies, It happened in broad daylight around noon on Thursday. The suspect approached the woman from behind, pushed the victim to the ground and grabbed her purse.  The victim was not seriously hurt, and the suspect ran away.

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

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