Maryland Natural Resources Police said a man was found dead Wednesday in Brewer Creek near oars belonging to a small boat.
Police responded to Brewer Creek off the Severn River at 5:47 p.m., where a man was discovered floating facedown in the water. The man was later identified as 85-year-old Roland Davies Jr.
Spokeswoman Candy Thomson said Davis was from the Sherwood Forest community in Anne Arundel County.
Davies’s body was taken to the Chief Medical Examiner’s office in Baltimore for an autopsy. Investigators noted that there were no signs of foul play or trauma.