Emergency officials in St. Pete were called to Demens Landing Park late Thursday afternoon after a body was found floating in the water.
Crews pulled the body from the water. It wasn't immediately clear if the as-yet-unidentified person drowned or died before ending up in the water.
Police say there were no signs of trauma on the 73-year-old man.
They are not releasing his identity until they have contacted his relatives.
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