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Police investigating body found in Ocean Beach

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OCEAN BEACH (CNS) - A body was spotted at Robb Field, on the north side of Ocean Beach, and an early-morning parkgoer flagged down San Diego police to report the discovery Monday. 

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Homicide detectives were brought in by the officers, who were called to the scene by the person who found the body just after 6 a.m., according to San Diego Police Officer Dan Lasher.
   
There was no early word on if the remains were those of a man or a woman, or if there was any signs of trauma. But homicide detectives are generally not called into an investigation if initial indications are of a death due to natural causes.


 

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