PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. — UPDATE:
Charlotte County Sheriffs announce the identity of the man found in the Harbor off Bayshore Park as being 55 year old Nicholas Batts.
The investigation is still ongoing and cause of death is pending toxicology results.
Update on identity of deceased male found in Harbor off Bayshore Park on 7/1 - deceased is identified as Nicholas Batts, a 55 year old who lived on a boat in the Harbor. Cause of death is still pending toxicology results.— Charlotte County Sheriff's Office (@CCSOFLSheriff) July 8, 2019
July 1st 2019
Deputies are on the scene of a body found in the water in Charlotte Harbor on Monday.
According to the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office, the body was found in the water just off Bayshore Park near Main Street.
Marine Patrol units are on the scene.
We'll update as we learn more on this developing story.