Police Try to ID Body Found in Choctawhatchee Bay

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FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Authorities are asking for the public's help in identifying a man whose body was found in Choctawhatchee Bay on Christmas Day.

Fort Walton Beach police said Monday that the man was about 6 feet tall with brown hair and brown eyes. He had a manicured chin strap beard.

The Northwest Florida Daily News reports the man was wearing a black t-shirt with the words "Marines/Semper Fi" and "USMC."

The man was found early on Christmas afternoon. Police say a cause of death hasn't been determined.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Fort Walton Beach Police Department at 850-833-9546.