- Associated Press - Monday, June 22, 2015

CAPTIVA ISLAND, Fla. (AP) - Authorities have identified a person who died after falling off a boat in the waters off Upper Captiva as a 65-year-old Shreveport man.

Matlacha Pine Island Fire Capt. Dave Tyrell says another boater called 911 to report a possible missing boater on Friday afternoon. Tyrell says the boaters saw a pontoon boat with no one on board and reported it.

Authorities say a helicopter crew from the Lee County Sheriff’s Office spotted the body Friday evening. Police have identified the man as Vincent Anzalone and say It is unclear how long his body was in the water.

A cause of death has not been released and is pending an autopsy.



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