Body found in pond near Cape Coral Hospital identified

Deputies identified a man as the person whose death sparked an investigation Sunday in a pond near Cape Coral Hospital.

Ryan Rogowski, 27, was identified Tuesday. Rogowski worked for the City of Cape Coral Parks and Recreation Department, according to the city manager’s office.

“I am saddened by this tragic loss,” said City Manager John Szerlag. “Our deepest sympathies go out to his family and friends, including the many people he worked with here at the City of Cape Coral. We are working to support them however we can in this difficult time.”

The man’s body was found in the water near 636 Del Prado Blvd. S. The body appeared to have been there for some time.

Rogowski was not working at the time of his death, the city manager’s office said.

There is an active investigation, according to the Cape Coral Police Department.

The circumstances leading up to the person’s death were unclear.

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