Body found in vacant lot behind east side house

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.—Officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department are on the scene where a deceased body was found. 

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Scene where body was found

Police said the body was located in a vacant lot behind a house located in the 800 block of North Tacoma Street around 2 p.m.

It is unclear how the person died, but authorities said it does not appear it was from natural causes.  The Marion County Coroner’s Office is working to determine the identity, cause and manner of death of the victim.

If you have any information regarding this incident, please contact Crime Stoppers at 317-262-8477.