GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - Authorities say a man's body was found floating near Ship Island and they hope the public can help identify him.
Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove says man had no identification on him.
A boater radioed a call for help about 12:06 p.m. Monday and said a man's body was floating face-down in the water.
Hargrove said the Department of Marine Resources and the Coast Guard responded and helped recover the man's body.
Hargrove said the man was wearing brown ankle-high boots, black shorts and a long-sleeved black and gray shirt.
An autopsy has been scheduled.
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