Published: Oct 08, 2012 10:29 AM EDT
Updated: Oct 08, 2012 5:43 PM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla.- The victim of an overnight shooting Sunday at the Tarpon Street Pier has been identified, but police are attempting to notify the family before releasing the name.

At 2:50 a.m., the Fort Myers Police Department received a call in reference to a man lying on the pier.

A couple walking in the area made the discovery. Police and Emergency Medical Services responded and was pronounced dead on the scene.

A possible suspect has also been identified.

Police are still investigating the circumstances surrounding the death. Anyone with information is asked to call FMPD at 321-7700, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS or text message C-R-I-M-E-S (274637) Keyword FMPD. Tipsters can remain anonymous.