Death investigation underway in Port Charlotte after man’s body found in canal

Published: August 12, 2020 11:55 AM EDT
Updated: August 12, 2020 12:38 PM EDT
Death investigation in Port Charlotte.

A death investigation is underway in Port Charlotte after a man’s body was found in a canal.

The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office said the body was found in a canal near Bayfront Health around 10:30 a.m.

Investigators say at this point the death does not appear to be suspicious.

No further details have been released.

This is a developing story.