The Sarasota Police Department is investigating the death of a man found on the sandbar in Big Sarasota Pass, between Lido and Siesta keys.
The body of Cresente C. Bautista, 59, was found by a passing boater, police said.
Bautista was born in the Philippines and lived in Fort Myers. He was the owner of the C.B. Marine Construction Co., which was repairing a seawall at Bay Island Park on Siesta Key.
Police say there were no signs of foul play, but the investigation is continuing.