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Police investigating discovery of body in Paso Robles riverbed

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Posted at 4:58 PM, Jan 26, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-09 11:00:24-05

UPDATE (2/9): Police say at this time, foul play is not suspected.
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ORIGINAL STORY: Paso Robles police are investigating the discovery of a body in the Salinas Riverbed.

Police say they responded around 3 p.m. Tuesday.

Few details were immediately available, but investigators say a local resident in the area noticed the body, which was reportedly burned, and called police.

Police expected to remain on scene into the evening and say it appears the person was living in the riverbed.

The investigation is ongoing.