Boynton Beach Police are investigating the death of a homeless man whose body was found in a canal behind Villager Plaza in the 300 block of North Congress Avenue this morning.
The man has been identified as 55-year-old Joel Timothy Johnson. Police are investigating this as a suspicious death pending the results of an autopsy.
Anyone with information is asked to call Det. William Muhleisen or Det. Widy Jean at 561-732-8116 or Crime Stoppers of Palm Beach County at 800-458-TIPS. Crime tips can also be submitted via or the MyPD app. You can remain anonymous.