- Associated Press - Thursday, October 20, 2016

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Police say a decomposed body was found near railroad tracks in south Anchorage.

Police spokeswoman Jennifer Castro says a person walking called police shortly after 8:30 p.m. Wednesday after finding the body in a wooded area near Huffman Road and the Old Seward Highway.

According to police, nothing immediately suspicious was found at the scene.

Police say the state medical examiner’s office will perform an autopsy to determine identification and a possible cause of death.

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