Manatee deputies investigate death of man in Palmetto

March 11, 2014 

MANATEE -- The Manatee County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a 40-year-old man who apparently died in his sleep overnight.

Timothy Myers and his wife just moved to the area from Georgia.

"He was complaining of chest pain following the move," the sheriff's office said in a news release.

Myers went to sleep about 8:30 p.m. Monday. His wife found him dead at 9:35 a.m., at their residence in the 5600 block of Bayshore Road, Palmetto.

"No overt trauma was observed on scene," the sheriff's office said.

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