Body of man found on Sandy Neck Beach sandbar


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BARNSTABLE, Mass. ( – Barnstable police said the body of a man was found on a sandbar at Sandy Neck Beach Saturday morning.

Police said the victim was identified as a 66-year-old Centerville man. His name was not released.

Police said the man had called a friend to say he was having chest pains. The friend called 911 and another friend already on the water. When the friend arrived, police said he found the man had died next to his boat.

Police were investigating.