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Missing Fort Myers man found dead in pond

Missing Fort Myers man found dead in pond

By Eric Maze. CREATED Dec 26, 2013

FORT MYERS - The body of a Fort Myers man who disappeared the weekend before Christmas was discovered in a pond on Christmas Eve.

The Lee County Sheriff's Office began looking for Paul Michael Brown, 60, of Fort Myers after he disappeared from his home at 13375 Whispering Oaks Drive in Fort Myers on Dec. 21st.

Brown's family feared for his safety because he had not taken his medication and indicated he may harm himself.

On Tuesday evening, a body was located in a pond near the home. Through dental records, the body was identified as that of Brown. Investigators say toxicology results are pending, but there are no indications of foul play.