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East County Tuesday, Jun. 14, 2016 6 years ago

Authorities have leads in home invasion robbery

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The Manatee County Sheriff's Office believes the Greenbrook home was targeted.
by: Pam Eubanks Senior Editor

The Manatee County Sheriff’s Office has leads but continues to investigate a home invasion robbery in the Greenbrook community.

Four juveniles were counting money and listening to music around a pool at a home in the 6100 block of Blue Runner Court June 9, when two unknown black males wearing masks unlocked the screen and demanded money, a Manatee County Sheriff’s Office report states. The suspects punched two of the victims before snatching the money and a wallet.

Sheriff’s Office spokesman Dave Bristow said the sheriff’s office believes the robbery was a targeted incident. 

“It was not random,” Bristow said. 

Bristow said the sheriff’s office is following up on leads and is investigating whether the incident was drug related.

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