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February 9, 2015 at 6:07 PM

Police: Person found dead in Tacoma ravine

The Associated Press

TACOMA — Police in Tacoma say they have recovered a body from a ravine and are investigating the death.

The News Tribune reports that police spokeswoman Loretta Cool says a report about a possible body sighting came in Sunday afternoon. Officers secured the area overnight and recovered the body Monday.

The Pierce County medical examiner’s office will determine a cause of death.

Cool says the person has been identified, but the name was not released pending notification of relatives.

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