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Body found in South Boston, police say

A person’s body was found on Sleeper Street in South Boston Thursday afternoon, Boston police said.

The death is not believed to be suspicious, a police spokeswoman said.

Officers responded to the report of a body that was found in the area of 88 Sleeper St. at about 4:19 p.m. Officer Kim Tavares, a spokeswoman for the Boston police, said.

No further information was available.

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