Three men, one apparently brandishing a gun, committed a home invasion at this Brandenton home Thursday morning, Manatee County deputies say. (Jacqueline Ingles/WFTS)
BRADENTON, Fla. - Manatee County deputies say a Bradenton man opened his front door Thursday morning to find three men, one of which was armed with a gun.
It happened around 5:30 a.m. at 6000 Riverview Boulevard in Bradenton.
Deputies say Zachary Brown, 23, answered a knock at the side door of his father's home and was greeted by Kevin Duffy pointing a gun in his face. Two other suspects were with Duffy.
Duffy stayed holding Brown at gunpoint while the two other suspect took two flat screen televisions and a laptop computer, deputies say.
The suspects fled out the same door they entered.
Brown was not injured.
The incident was reported to authorities around 1:15 p.m. when Brown's father returned home.
Two handguns were also reported missing from the father's vehicle that was parked in the driveway.
One of the remaining two suspects has been identified as a man named Teddy. No other information was available about this suspect.
The third suspect is described as a male with blond hair.