Manatee County

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Sheriff: Manatee County Man Kills Wife And Another Women, Then Drives To Church To Kill Pastor

Bradenton police are searching for Andres “Andy” Avalos, 33, who is believed to be driving a gold Chevy Suburban.


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Man Arrested For Groping Taco Bell Employee Though Drive-Thru Window

The man allegedly exited his vehicle and grabbed the woman’s butt cheek.

CBS Tampa–09/02/2014

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Deputy Fatally Shoots Sword-Wielding Man

Deputies were responding to domestic disturbance call when a man charged them with a sword raised over his head, says sheriff.

CBS Tampa–08/28/2014

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Homeowner’s Group Bans Kids From Playing In Street

A homeowner’s association in Manatee County is prohibiting children from playing in the street.

CBS Tampa–12/18/2013

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Baseball Hall of Famer Carlton Fisk’s Bradenton Home Robbed

Manatee County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating a break-in at the home of baseball Hall of Fame catcher Carlton “Pudge” Fisk.

CBS Tampa–12/22/2012

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Louise Harrison Honors the Beatles With Nonprofit

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Louise Harrison was her brother George’s biggest advocate in the U.S. even before he and the other Beatles led the British Invasion that transformed pop music in the 1960s. Now, 11 […]

CBS Tampa–07/09/2012

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Palmetto Man Bites Another Man’s Arm, Then Tasered

Manatee County deputies used multiple Tasers to subdue and arrest an out-of-control naked man who authorities say severely bit the arm of another man.


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Supreme Court hearing arguments over Fla. drug law

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Supreme Court is hearing arguments in a challenge to the constitutionality of the state’s drug law.

CBS Tampa–12/06/2011

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