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Burned Body Being Investigated in Oakland: Police

Oakland police on Thursday responded to reports of an unresponsive person in a wooded area and discovered a burned body.

Officers arrived at the scene in the 7700 block of Krause Avenue and located a dead body. Investigators had not yet determined the gender and approximate age of the individual. The incident was being investigated as a suspicious death by the Oakland Police Department’s Homicide Division.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Oakland Police Department Homicide Division at (510) 238-3821 or the tip line at 510-238-7950.

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