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San Diego homeless population grows

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - The downtown San Diego homeless population has significantly grown over the last year.

According to a recent count by the Regional Task Force on the homeless, more than 800 people live on the streets of downtown San Diego.

That is a 26-percent increase compared to last year's count.

Overall, more than 8,700 people in San Diego County are considered homeless, and just over half of them live in shelters

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