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Authorities identify man found dead after jumping from Howard Frankland last week

TAMPA — A man whose body was found floating near the Courtney Campbell Parkway last week has been identified as Jonnie Butler, III, a 23-year-old St. Petersburg man.

Butler was found Aug. 7 after authorities said he jumped from the Howard Frankland Bridge several days earlier.

His car was found on the span of the causeway Aug. 5.

Authorities identify man found dead after jumping from Howard Frankland last week 08/14/12 [Last modified: Tuesday, August 14, 2012 7:52pm]
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