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Body Found In Dumpster On West Side Of Detroit

June 30, 2018 - 9:58 am

DETROIT (WWJ) - Police are investigating after the body of a woman was found inside a dumpster on Detroit's west side.

Officers were called to the alleyway in the area of West 7 Mile Road and Woodward Avenue just before 5 p.m. Friday and found the body inside a nearby dumpster. 

At this time there's no known cause of death, and it's not known if foul play is suspected.

Police have not yet identified the woman. 

Other circumstances weren't immediately clear.

An investigation is ongoing.