Charlotte County, FL-
The body of a male was located at the waters edge in Stump Pass Park in Englewood. The call came in around 12:19 pm by boaters in the area. Major Crimes and the Crime Scene Unit are on scene conducting an investigation. However, it is not suspicious in nature and there is no threat to the community.
Update 8/3/2020- Cause of death ruled a suicide.
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