Published: Aug 31, 2013 2:18 PM EDT

A death investigation is underway by Fort Myers Police after a mans body was found in the water near a sea wall behind a home on West Riverside Drive. 

Police say the body had been in the water for quite some time.  The Fort Myers Fire Department and the Medical Examiner's Office assisted in removing the

body from the water. Currently, an investigation is underway to determine the man's identity as well as the circumstances surrounding his death. Anyone with

information is asked to call the Fort Myers Police Department at 239-321-7700, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS or text message C-R-I-M-E-S (274637)

Keyword FMPD. No further information available at this time. Updates will be issued via e-mail.