Missing Florida man’s body found under downtown bridge

Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 6:12pm
Staff reports

Metro police have identified the man found dead underneath a bridge Tuesday morning as a 37-year-old missing man from Winter Garden, Fla.

The body of Edward Yost was found around 10 a.m. under the bridge at 18th Avenue North and Herman Street. According to police, he suffered from bipolar disorder and was reported missing by his mother Monday night by his mother in Winter Garden.

Yost apparently died after landing on the pavement below the bridge. Police said there were no signs of foul play, though an autopsy has yet to be conducted and the investigation is ongoing.