Hotel Guest Pistol Whipped Inside Room

BRADENTON -- A hotel guest at the Knights Inn at 2303 First St., in Bradenton was pistol-whipped and robbed by two armed men and a woman late Saturday night, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

The 33-year-old male victim, was smoking inside his room and left the door cracked open. The female suspect asked him for a cigarette, and that's when the two men entered. The suspects remain on the loose Sunday morning. The investigation also continues.

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