Body of missing fisherman found

Victim's body found late Sunday afternoon

Published On: Jul 15 2012 05:28:11 PM EDT   Updated On: Jul 16 2012 06:59:31 AM EDT
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -

The body of a missing fisherman was found near the Shands Pier in the St. Johns River.

St. Johns County Sheriff's Office deputies said they received a call about 3 p.m. Sunday that a man had went to retrieve a cast net from the water but did not resurface.

The body of Lorenzo Moore, 29, was found about 20-30 feet north of the pier just after 5:30 p.m.

SJSO Dive Team, Clay County Sheriff's Office and Florida Fish and Wildlife officers were involved in the search.