BRADENTON, Fla. - Business and community leaders in Manatee County are offering a reward for information in the death of Patrick Mullins.
Mullins was a former Palmetto High School media specialist whose wife reported missing on January 27th after he after he left for a boating trip on the Braden River. His body was found in the Manatee River nine days later with an anchor tied to his waist and a shotgun wound to his head.
The cause of death has not been officially determined.
The Gold Star Club on Manatee County is offering $10,000 reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Manatee County Sheriff's Office, or Manatee County Crime Stoppers at 1-866-621-8477.