Monday, January 20, 2014

Officials ID Body Discovered In Titusville Retention Pond

TITUSVILLE, Florida -- Authorites have identified the body discovered in a retention pond on north side of Cheney Highway near Hood Avenue shortly after 1 p.m. on Saturday as that of Mario R. Beabraut, 60 of 2700 Barna Avenue, Titusville.


Titusville police say that a medical examination of Beabraut has revealed a cause of death to be drowning.  There is no sign of a crime, police say.  Alcohol may be a factor, but officials are awaiting toxicology results.