Body found in Sarasota possibly connected to Manatee Co. double homicide

SARASOTA, Fla. (WFLA) — A death investigation has been launched in Sarasota after a body was found Saturday morning.

Deputies say a deceased male was found at Bahia Vista Street and Yale Avenue around 7:30 a.m.  He was identified early Saturday evening as Andre S. Bryant, 31.

Sarasota police and Manatee County deputies are working together on the investigation to try and determine if his death is related to a double homicide that happened in Bradenton several hours earlier.

Right now, police do not believe there is any threat to public safety.

Anyone with information is asked to call (941) 364-7336.


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