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Autopsy conducted on body of Ill. lottery winner

CHICAGO — Authorities on Friday exhumed the body of a Chicago man who was poisoned with cyanide after winning the lottery and conducted an autopsy in the hopes that it will help solve the mystery surrounding his death.

The body of Urooj Khan was exhumed from a cemetery Friday morning and escorted by police to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

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