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Detectives ID man found dead near Loxahatchee canal

Body of Steven Casey found Friday afternoon

The body of Steven Casey was found near a canal Friday afternoon in Loxahatchee.
The body of Steven Casey was found near a canal Friday afternoon in Loxahatchee.

LOXAHATCHEE, Fla. – Detectives have identified a man whose body was found Friday afternoon near a Loxahatchee canal.

A passerby found the body of Steven Casey lying in a ditch in the 14900 block of North Road and called 911, Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Teri Barbera said.

Casey's cause of death remains under investigation.

Anyone who knows Casey or has information about the investigation is asked to call Detective Joe Greco at 561-688-4054 or Crime Stoppers at 800-458-TIPS.