Body discovered by boater in Prairie Creek in Charlotte County

Published: March 30, 2019 10:57 AM EDT
Updated: March 30, 2019 6:45 PM EDT

A body has been found in a creek in Charlotte County Saturday morning.

The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office says the body was discovered by a boater in Prairie Creek near the boat ramp on Washington Loop Road around 9 a.m.

CCSO was able to recover the body and confirmed it is a white male.

Investigators say identification of the body will take days.

Cause of death is also unconfirmed.

Trust WINK News to update this breaking story as more information is confirmed.

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Charlotte County deputies work to recover a body discovered in Prairie Creek. Credit: WINK News