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Body of Man Found Near 5th Avenue


July 24, 2006

Public Safety Director Rich Leipfert said Monday that on July 21, 2006 at approximately 5:00 p.m. the Ketchikan Police Department received a report that a body was found in the woods near Fifth Avenue.

Leipfert said a male was located with what appeared to be a self inflicted injury. The subject has not been positively identified. The body was sent to the Medical Examiners Office in Anchorage for identification and an autopsy. The investigation is continuing.

Anyone with information may call the Ketchikan Police Department at 225-6631.






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