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Deputies Investigate Beach Drowning Death Of 76-Year-Old Florida Man

The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office is currently conducting a death investigation.

SARASOTA, Fla. – The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office is currently conducting a death investigation. 

Deputies were called to the 1000 block of Seaside Drive at Crescent Beach in Sarasota just after noon on Saturday for the report of a drowning.

Deputies along with paramedics responded and attempted to render aid, however, the victim died on the scene, according to investigators.

Detectives identified the victim as Francisco Telesforo Campos La Nuez, 76, of Hollywood, Florida. The next of kin has been notified. 

It is unknown at this time if the victim’s death is medical in nature or is the result of drowning. Detectives do not believe there is any foul play involved.

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Like in all death investigations, the victim’s official cause of death will be determined and released by the Medical Examiner’s Office.

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