Man’s body found near Egmont Key

Last Updated: Sunday, December 03, 2017, 4:32 PM EST

A man’s body was found Sunday morning in the water off Egmont Key, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.

  • Man's body found near Egmont Key
  • Body described as man in his 60s
  • FWC trying to identify the body

Officials say the body is described as a man in his 60s.

A good Samaritan contacted the U.S. Coast Guard after finding the body.

Units from the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office and FWC responded to the scene.

In November, FWC suspended the search for a missing boater named Fraser Horne.

Horne went missing off the Manatee coast.

Authorities have not yet identified the body found Sunday.