The following information was gathered from incident and arrest reports obtained from the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.
Friend or foe?
11 a.m. — 5700 block of 42nd Drive E. Theft. A person reported a theft. The suspect was living with the victim at the time of the incident. The victim believes the suspect removed various items from the residence and pawned them.
11:24 a.m. — 4000 block of 30th Street E. Drug Possession. A jail inmate was doing work in the jail when someone noticed him picking up a cigarette. A jail supervisor searched the man and found a balled-up cigarette in one of his socks.
2:26 p.m. — 5000 block of Savona Run. Theft. A person reported someone entered a construction site and took 170 pieces of lumber totaling $1,100. The lumber had been located on a slab of concrete where a home is to be built. The lumber was for construction of the roof. There are no suspects.
6:28 p.m. — 8400 block of Lockwood Ridge Road. Burglary. A unknown suspect(s) entered a vehicle through the unlocked driver’s side front door. The person stole paperwork from the glove department.