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Death investigation underway after body found in Hope Mills

Posted November 22, 2019 10:23 a.m. EST

Police investigate after a body was found in Hope Mills Friday morning by a passerby..

— Police in Hope Mills have launched a death investigation after a body was found by a passerby Friday morning, authorities said.

The body, whose identity was pending, was found on Lake Way Drive near Hope Mills Lake, police said.

Police have not said if foul play was suspected but authorities are waiting on information from the medical examiner to determine how the person died.

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