Homeless man robbed


Homeless man robbed


Date: June 16, 2014
by: Pam Eubanks | Managing Editor


A homeless man was injured during a robbery Sunday at a homeless camp behind the Circle K, at 6410 State Road 64 E., Bradenton.

A Manatee County Sheriff's Office report states emergency medical services responded to a call regarding an injured person at 3:35 p.m. Upon arrival at the hospital, the person was identified as Phillip Robertson, 35.

While at the hospital, Robertson disclosed he had been robbed. Deputies conducted a brief interview. Robertson stated he was missing $200, a cell phone and a laptop computer. 

Robertson sustained injuries to his face and remains hospitalized.

Anyone with information should call the sheriff's office at 747-3011.

Contact Pam Eubanks at peubanks@yourobserver.com.


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  • sounds like the government...
  • Robert Merritt
    Mon 16th Jun 2014
    at 9:55am
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