Dead body found behind busy Rotterdam shopping district

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The police found a dead body in a busy shopping district in Rotterdam around 6:00 a.m. on Thursday morning. The body was found on Zoutmanstraat, between Karel Doormanstraat and Lijnbaan.

It is as yet unclear whether the man died of natural causes or was killed, a spokesperson for the police said to newspaper AD. The man had no visible injuries on his body.

The body was spotted by a passerby on his way to work. Emergency services responded, but it was too late to help the man. His identity has not yet been confirmed. 

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