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Body found in towed vehicle; evidence of foul play found

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Published: Jul. 31, 2021 at 3:30 PM PDT
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LAS VEGAS (AP) - Las Vegas police have launched a homicide investigation after a dead body was found Friday inside a vehicle that was towed from an alley in a residential area a week earlier.

Police said there’s evidence of possible foul play but that no information was available on a possible suspect or motive.

According to police, a resident of the property where the vehicle was towed called the tow company directly. The dead person’s identity and cause and manner of death weren’t released.

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