Body found in dumpster

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DENVER – Denver Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in a dumpster Friday morning as ‘suspicious.’

The body was discovered at about 8 a.m. at 860 Clermont Street, next to Rose Medical Center and a few blocks from Colorado Blvd.

The dumpster was located in the basement of an apartment building and police are investigating the possibility the victim was pushed down a trash chute, sources tell FOX31 Denver.

The victim has not yet been identified and police did not immediately release the cause of death.

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