Bradenton ice cream man arrested for sexually assaulting 7-year-old girl

BRADENTON, Fla. (WFLA) – A man who sells ice cream in Bradenton was arrested with sexually assaulting a 6-year-old girl.

According to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office, Bernardo Salinas, 66, sells ice cream in the area of the 1000 block of 59th Avenue Circle East.

Salinas sold ice cream to the victim on Sunday, then sexually assaulted her at his home.

Detectives arrested Salinas Sunday night.

He is charged with capital sexual battery.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call the MCSO at 941-747-3011, ext. 1911. 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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