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Decomposed body found in Germantown wooded area

Thursday, April 18, 2013

Police say a decomposed body was found in the Germantown section of Philadelphia late Wednesday night.

The body was discovered shortly before 8:30 p.m. in a wooded area along the 5200 block of Magnolia Street.

The victim was wrapped in a blanket and bound with a rope.

Police suspect foul play and they were not able to determine if the body was male or female.

They are asking for anyone who has information to come forward and contact the police.

The body was taken to the Medical Examiner's office.

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