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Body of 75-year-old woman found in Sarasota County lake

SARASOTA -- The victim found in the lake tat 3:05 p.m. Thursday has been identified as Marcia Sue Skinner, 75.

No foul play is suspected. A death investigation is being conducted by the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office after a body was found in the lake at the 600 block of Crane Prairie Way.

The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office dive team deputies retrieved the body from the middle of the lake. The Medical Examiner and the Criminal Investigations Section is investigating.

If anyone has information, they are asked to contact the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office at 941-316-1201. The investigation is ongoing.