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Police: Man found dead after apparent fall on the Near North Side


Updated: January 4, 2014 3:48PM

A man was found dead on the ground after an apparent fall in the Near North Side neighborhood Saturday morning.

The 25-year-old man was found around 10:10 a.m. outside a building in the 200 block of East Superior Street, police News Affairs Officer Jose Estrada said, citing preliminary information.

The man was pronounced dead on the scene and had apparently fallen from an unknown height, police said.

The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office was not notified of the death late Saturday morning.

Police are investigating what could be a possible suicide, Estrada said.

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