No foul play expected in man’s death


The Sheriff’s Office was called to a residence on the 200 block of Sombrero Beach Road in Marathon Sunday night where a man was found deceased in a canal.


The man has been identified as Douglas M. Pulaski, 58, of Palm Coast, Florida.


Deputies were called to the scene at approximately 11 p.m. where paramedics had pronounced Pulaski deceased at the scene.


Witnesses stated friends and family were renting the house. Pulaski had been preparing a boat in the same canal for a fishing trip the following day.


Friends and family noticed Pulaski missing and began looking for him when they found him face down in the canal behind the residence.


No foul play is expected and autopsy results are pending.