Man found dead in car near Sarasota Airport

- Investigators are on the scene of a possible murder at a location near the Sarasota Airport on the Manatee County side of the property. 

Investigators say the body of Melquisedec or Melquisedc Bentancourt, 32, was found inside a car in Bradenton. 

Karrie Lee Sanderson, 36, has been arrested and charged with Bentancourt's murder. 

Sanderson and Bentancourt were acquaintances, according to investigators. 

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