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Badly decomposed body found in West Delray Beach

No foul play suspected
Posted at 1:01 PM, Jun 12, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-12 13:02:19-04

PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. — A badly decomposed body was found in West Delray Beach Friday morning, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.

Spokeswoman Teri Barbera said shortly before 10 a.m., a member of Otero Nursery, located at 155th Lane South, found the body on or near the property.

There is a homeless camp in this area, said the sheriff's office.

Barbera said the body appears to be a man.

Detectives are currently investigating, but the sheriff's office said no foul play is suspected.

An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death, said Barbera.