Man arrested after murder investigation in Bradenton

BRADENTON, Fla. (WFLA) – A 30-year-old man was arrested Sunday morning in Bradenton after police found a body inside a home.

Bradenton police officers were called to a home on 21st Street West just after 4 a.m. for a suspicious circumstance. When they got the scene, they found a 43-year-old man dead inside.

Manatee County homicide detectives launched an investigation and arrested 30-year-old Albert Knowles. He was charged with murder.

The victim’s name is not being released at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at (941) 932-9300. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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