Body of barge worker found in Florida canal

(ATLANTIC BEACH, Fla.) — The body of a man was found underwater a day after he fell off the barge he was working on, Fox 35 News reported. The Brevard County Sheriff's Office found the body of Shaun Cheney, 25, at noon Saturday about 20 yards from shore at the Beyel Brothers shipyard. He had been missing from the barge since about 9 a.m. Friday and was not wearing a life jacket when last seen.

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By Professional Mariner Staff