Body found floating in Plantation canal

Resident spots man's body floating in canal behind home


PLANTATION, Fla. – A body was found floating in a canal Tuesday morning in Plantation.

The man's body was discovered in a canal that runs parallel to State Road 84.

Sky 10 was above the scene as the body could be seen floating in the water. The body was face-down and fully clothed.

A man who lives at a nearby home said he was in his back yard when he saw something floating in the canal. He grabbed his binoculars and realized it was a body.

Broward Sheriff's Office divers retrieved the body. Deputies are investigating to determine if the death was natural or suspicious.

The medical examiner will determine a cause of death.