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12-201 Body Found Floating At South Pasadena Marina; Death Not Suspicious

Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office
Patrol Operations Bureau

Pasadena Fire Rescue

Margaret Petrikas (Deceased)
DOB: 09/14/1942
Address: 7401 Bay Island Drive, Apt. 230, South Pasadena

The body of a 69 year-old female was discovered floating at a South Pasadena Marina. Deputies responded to investigate.

The body was discovered just before 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 1, 2012.

The body was discovered at the marina located at 7500 Sun Island Drive in South Pasadena.

Deputies responded to investigate after the docks master at the marina reported he had discovered the body floating between two boats.

Pasadena Fire Rescue responded to the scene and pulled the body out of the water.

The body was identified as that of 69-year-old Margaret Petrikas of South Pasadena.

Deputies say there are no signs of trauma to the body and that it does not appear the death is suspicious in nature.

The Medical Examiner’s Office will conduct its investigation into the cause and manner of death.

According to investigators, Petrikas family is in Lithuania.

The investigation continues.

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