LCSO seeking community assistance to identify deceased male

July 11, 2018

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On July 8, 2018 at approximately 8:00AM, the Lee County Sheriff's Office received a call for service indicating that a deceased individual was floating in the water near Matanzas Pass.
Major Crimes Unit detectives were dispatched and assumed the investigation.  Detectives have indicated that the death does not appear to be suspicious.
Efforts to identify the person have been unsuccessful. Attached is a sketch of a white male, believed to be approximately 50 years of age, weighing approximately 265 pounds and 5’5” in height.
The unidentified male has brown or hazel colored eyes.  When discovered, the subject was wearing a grey/black/red bathing suit, a grey t-shirt and red/black/white Nike sneakers.
Pictures of the clothing are attached.
If anyone recognizes this individual or has any related information, we ask that you please call the Lee County Sheriff's Office Major Crimes Unit at 239-477-1000 or 239-477-1050 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (8477).  All callers to Crime Stoppers will remain anonymous.
Tips may also be made online at or by submitting a tip on the P3Tips mobile app.