Published: Mar 08, 2013 2:54 PM EST
Updated: Mar 09, 2013 9:21 AM EST

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit detectives were called to a home in the 3100 block of Saint James Street in Port Charlotte at 11:13 a.m. on a report of a body floating in the canal behind the homes.

Authorities have identified the body as 50-year-old Michael Brenner.

MCU detectives said at this time they do not expect foul play and will be awaiting the ME’s autopsy report.