Manatee County Detectives looking into a fatal shooting

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Posted: Monday, February 24, 2014 8:13 am | Updated: 8:16 am, Mon Feb 24, 2014.

BRADENTON, FL- At approximately 2:00 a.m. Sunday morning, deputies responded to a fatal shooting at 3524 30th Lane E., Bradenton. When deputies arrived, the victim, Kerson Edmond, was discovered deceased inside the residence.

Deputies learned that Edmond came to the residence and got into a verbal argument with one of the occupants, Olivia Sauceda. According to witnesses, the argument turned physical and Edmonds, who was armed with a handgun, started beating Sauceda.

Another occupant of residence, Ryan Harmon, witnessed the incident and pulled out a gun and shot Edmond. At this time, no one has been charged in connection with the shooting as detectives investigate the possibility of self-defense.

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