Press Release - Homicide

Update: The victim in this case is identified as Michael Briles, age 30, of Bradenton.

Bradenton PD and the Manatee County Homicide Unit are investigating a death that appears to be a homicide that occurred around 10 PM last night inside a home located in the 2400 block of 11th St W.

More information forthcoming.

If anyone has any information on this case, please contact Detective Jeff Beckley at (941) 932-9356. You may also email your information to CRIMETIPS@CITYOFBRADENTON.COM or to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward of up to $3,000, call CrimeStoppers of Manatee County, Inc. (toll-free) at 1-866-634-8477 (TIPS) or send an anonymous E-Tip thru the web at

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