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Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Dead Body Found Near Powell Street BART Station

Posted By on Tue, Mar 12, 2013 at 9:35 AM

click to enlarge What happened to this man?
  • What happened to this man?

Police are investigating a mysterious death after finding a man's body near the Powell Street cable car turnaround.

Someone who works with the deceased man spotted his body at 6 a.m. near the corner of Ellis and Powell streets, Officer Gordon Shyy said. Police say the man had head wounds, however, they aren't sure if he is the victim of a homicide.

Police say the man, who has not yet been identified, was in 30s or 40s. The Medical Examiner will perform an autopsy to determine how the man died.

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Erin Sherbert has been Online News Editor for SF Weekly since 2010. She's a Texas native and has a closet full of cowboy boots to prove it.


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