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The body of a man was discovered on the beach in the city’s Alamitos Beach neighborhood Tuesday morning, according to the Long Beach Police Department (LBPD).
Officers were dispatched to the shore at about 8:20AM where they found the body, LBPD spokeswoman Nancy Pratt said.
It appeared to be a suicide by hanging, she said.
According to a witness, the body was discovered near the second or third lifeguard tower from Alamitos Avenue.
No other information is available at this time.
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