Lonnie Wilson Death – Cause of Death – On the 4th of December 2021, the deceased body of 48-year-old Lonnie Wilson was discovered near Sand Key Park. Investigators said in a report that a 29-year-old Shane Dugan threw the victim overboard the previous day. Police said on the 3rd of December 2021, the suspect, Dugan, and the victim, Wilson were on a boat when they got into an argument.
Dugan threw the victim into the intracoastal waterway near Clearwater Pass. Wilson was located around 4 p.m. the next day in the water near Sand Key Park. The Clearwater Police Department said in a release that the body of the victim was found about 1½ miles from shore in the Gulf of Mexico on Dec. 4. Dugan has been apprehended and is being charged with manslaughter in connection with the death of Lonnie.
Dugan was booked into the Pinellas County Jail Friday afternoon and is being held on a $20,000 bond.