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September 22, 2017

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Pedestrian happens upon body in desert off Blue Diamond Road

Body discovered

Metro Police are investigating a body found today near Blue Diamond Road and Buffalo Drive in the southwest valley.

A person walking in the desert discovered the body and reported it to police about 10:40 a.m., Officer Laura Meltzer said. Crime scene investigators and the Clark County Coroner’s Office are investigating.

No other details were known at this time about the person’s identity or cause of death, Meltzer said.

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