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Man wanted in Bradenton murder

Posted: 2:06 PM, Dec 19, 2015
Updated: 2015-12-21 00:34:33-05

UPDATE:

An arrest warrant has been issued for Robert Brewer, 20, for the for the murder of Kevin McCants. Anyone with information on Brewer is urged to contact the Manatee Sheriff's Office.

ORIGINAL STORY:

A man was found dead on the street in the 1000 block of 33rd Ave. East in Bradenton today, authorities said.

According to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office, the body of Kevin McCants, 27, was discovered about 11:45 a.m. Saturday. He had been shot.

Witnesses told deputies four black males in a black Toyota Camry fled the area after firing shots, a sheriff's office release states.

The Manatee County Sherif'f's Office is asking anyone with information to contact the sheriff's office at (941) 747-3011 or Crime Stoppers at (866) 634-TIPS (8477)