ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The body of a black man was discovered by surfers in the waters of Tampa Bay Saturday afternoon.
According to St. Petersburg Police, the body was found about 200 yards east of North Shore Pool in North Shore Park.
Police say there are no indications of homicide and they believe the body is that of a man reported missing yesterday whose backpack was found in the waters off of North Shore.
The man's identity will not be released until his next-of-kin have been notified.
Police are still investigating.
St. Petersburg Police