Body found in waters between Anna Maria Island and Skyway

pafshar@bradenton.comNovember 13, 2011 

MANATEE -- Boaters discovered the body of an unknown man floating in the water in between the tip of Anna Maria Island and the Sunshine Skyway Bridge, the sheriff’s office reports.

The boaters brought to body to Kingfish boat ramp, a media release said. There was no evidence of foul play and an autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death.

The man will be fingerprinted Monday for identification purposes, the release said.

Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff’s office at 941-747-3011.

Bradenton Herald is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service