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Longview Police investigating body found in creek

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LONGVIEW, Tx. (KYTX) -

According to KYTX, police in Longview, Texas are investigating a body found a creek.

The body was located Thursday just after 1:00 p.m. in a creek near the 2400 block of Loop 281 across from Goodwill.

Police say they are not ruling out foul play at this time and have ordered an autopsy to determine the exact cause of death.

Longview Police Spokeswoman, Kristie Brian, says not much is known about the man or how he died. "A little after 1:00 p.m. today, we received a call for a dead body in the creek. We responded and apparently the meter readers had spotted a body floating. At this time, all we know is that it is a white male. He will be sent for an autopsy tomorrow."

The name and age of the man has not been determined.

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