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Release Number: 09-331

For Immediate Release

Public Information Office

December 7, 2009

Debbie Carter:

(813) 247-8060








Jeremy M. Costley,  DOB 2-21-78

6209 Black Drum Court

Lakewood Ranch, Florida




Suicide Skyway Bridge


December 6, 2009 at 3:34 p.m.


Skyway Bridge





Deputies responded to the Skyway Bridge in reference to an individual that had jumped from the center span of the bridge.  Costley drove his 1991 Acura Integra northbound just south of the center span and exited his vehicle and jumped off the bridge.  The body was recovered by local fisherman and taken to the marina.


Next of kin has been notified.