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Body found on Sarasota sandbar

Sarasota, Florida -- The body of a man has been found on the sandbar in Big Pass.

Sarasota Police say 59-year-old Cresente Bautista of Fort Myers was located by a passing boater on Tuesday morning. The cause of death is unknown, but investigators say they have found no evidence of foul play at this time.

Bautista is the owner of the C.B. Marine Construction Company, which is currently repairing a seawall at Bay Island Park in the area of the Siesta Bridge west end.

The investigation is ongoing.