Deputies: 30-year-old man arrested for breaking into home in Manatee County

Armed Burglary Arrest

MANATEE COUNTY, Fla. (WWSB) - In Manatee County, a man is under arrest for allegedly committing armed burglary.

Deputies say Matthew Childers, 30, left a note on the victim’s car saying he thought the victim was cute.

According to deputies, just a few days later he broke into the victim’s apartment with a knife and the victim woke up to him standing over her.

Deputies say Childers ran away from the apartment and was later picked up by law enforcement.

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