Man reportedly seen chasing others with gun, Sarasota police say

Video shows two men running from a man apparently carrying a gun.

The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance identifying three men involved in a suspicious incident that occurred Saturday morning

Deputies were told that two males were being chased by another male who appeared to be holding a firearm in the 2500 block of Parma Street in Sarasota. A gunshot was heard by a resident nearby.

Deputies are trying to locate the men involved. It is believed two of the subjects are driving a white colored SUV seen in the video. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the Criminal Investigations Section at (941) 861-4900 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers by calling 941.366.TIPS (8477) or online at

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