Missing 25-year-old man found dead in Lake Barton, Orange County deputies say

No foul play suspected in death of Tae Gyu An, deputies say

Orange County deputies recover missing 25-year-old man from Lake Barton

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Orange County deputies said Friday its dive team recovered the body of a missing 25-year-old man last seen at a restaurant on East Colonial Drive in Orlando.

Tae Gyu An’s body was found in Lake Barton, which Izziban Sushi & BBQ is located near, deputies said.

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No foul play is suspected in An’s death at this time, and the sheriff’s office extended its deepest condolences to his family and friends, deputies said.

A roommate of An’s told News 6 his car and phone were found in the parking lot of the restaurant. Investigators searched the area in nearby Lake Barton Thursday but did not find anything.

An investigation is ongoing, deputies said.


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