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Swedish cops investigate death at beach

TT/The Local/sr · 9 Jul 2014, 09:02

Published: 09 Jul 2014 09:02 GMT+02:00

Shortly after 5am on Wednesday morning, a body was found in the coastal waters of Nynäshamn, south of Stockholm.

"There is a witness who saw a body lying at the edge of the beach," Stockholm police spokesman Sven-Erik Olsson told news agency TT. 

"We cannot rule out homicide," Olsson said, adding that the circumstances surrounding the death are unclear. Technicians have arrived at the scene and a preliminary investigation has begun.

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The man has not yet been identified.

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