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HPD Finds Dead Body At Hotel

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HATTIESBURG, Miss. - Hattiesburg Police are investigating the death of a man after they found his body in a hotel this morning.

Lt. John Traxler from the Hattiesburg Police Department says they received a call from Budget Inn around 8 a.m.

He said the cleaning lady found what appeared to be a dead white man in Room 111.

Traxler didn't say whether or not there appears to be foul play. The body is being sent to Jackson for an autopsy.

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