Victims identified in shooting near Spot 26 nightclub, suspects still sought

Person of Interest in Spot 26 Shooting

SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - Two victims who suffered gunshot wounds following a fight near the Spot 26 nightclub in Bradenton have been identified as 23-year old Jordon Brown and 23-year-old Troy Keys.

Deputies responded to a fight outside Spot 26 around 2:00 a.m. on Monday. When they arrived, deputies say there was a large crowd of people leaving the club and they learned that two people had been shot across the street from the nightclub and taken to the hospital.

Spot 26 Bar troubles continue

According to the sheriff’s office, Brown was involved in a fight and Keys attempted to break it up. During the course of the fight, several shots were fired and Brown was struck in the buttocks, possibly fracturing his hip, while Keys was shot in the left thigh. Neither suffered life-threatening injuries.

Law enforcement is trying to identify the driver and passenger of a Cadillac that was captured on surveillance. They are also interested in learning who was in what appears to be a Dodge Charger.

These individuals are considered persons of interest in this case.

Dodger Charger at Spot 26
Dodger Charger at Spot 26 (Source: Manatee County Sheriff's Office)

Anyone with information on this is asked to contact the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office at 941-747-3011 or Crime Stoppers at 866-636-TIPS.

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