Body of 70-year-old man found floating by seawall in Cortez

CORTEZ, Fla. - A 70-year-old man's body was found floating along a seawall in Manatee County, officials confirm.

At 9:00 a.m. Tuesday, employees at Yolo Parasail found the victim floating by the seawall trapped partially between piling at 4330 127 th St. W.

It's believed that the victim may have fallen off the seawall sometime Monday night.

He parked his golf cart near the location where he was found.

An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death.

The victim's identity will be released once the family is notified.

The investigation is ongoing. There are currently no  signs of foul play.

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