St. Petersburg Police Press Release

Chief of Police
1301 First Avenue North
St. Petersburg, FL 33705

(727) 893-7550


For Immediate Release
Report number: 2020-032399
Date of original release: 09-09-20

Body Found in Water

Posted on 09-09-20 at 8:31 a.m.

SPPD is currently in the 300 block of 2nd Ave NE investigating the unattended death of an elderly man. His body was pulled from the water near near the seawall behind the Museum of History around 7:20 this morning.

Investigators are working to understand the circumstances that lead to his death.

Further details will be released as they become available.

St. Petersburg Police Media Relations - (727) 893-7550
YOLANDA FERNANDEZ - Public Information Officer