Published: May 26, 2014 2:28 PM EDT

DANIA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say the body of a scuba diver has been recovered from the Atlantic Ocean off South Florida.

The Broward Sheriff's Office says a fisherman discovered the body Sunday afternoon about a half mile offshore. The male body was wearing scuba gear and had a dive tank.

An autopsy is pending. The sheriff's office said Monday that the diver's identity has not been confirmed.