CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office received a call at 10:56 a.m. this morning concerning a body floating face down in a canal behind a roofing business at 1492 Market Circle in the Market Circle Industrial Park in Murdock.
When deputies and detectives arrived they found the body of a white male believed to be in his 30’s in the canal between the industrial park and Collinswood Ave. The body was taken to the Medical Examiner’s Office for an autopsy to determined cause of death. Major Crimes Unit detectives say the man may have been living in a homeless camp located from the air by the CCSO Aviation helicopter. The camp is not far from where the body was found. No other details are available at this time as the investigation continues.