Body found in car considered suspicious

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MANATEE COUNTY - Sheriff's investigators are awaiting an autopsy on a body found in a car Saturday evening in Palmetto.

According to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office, 21-year-old Leroy Bellamy was found dead in the front seat of his vehicle in the 500 block of 27th Street East in Palmetto just after 8pm.

An official cause of death has not been determined yet, but it appears to be a suicide.

Anyone with information in this case is asked to call Manatee County Crime Stoppers at 866-634-TIPS.