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Man's body found in Lake Pontchartrain

Police are working to determine how a man died after his body was found Thursday (Aug. 27) in Lake Pontchartrain. (File Photo) Police are working to determine how a man died after his body was found Thursday (Aug. 27) in Lake Pontchartrain. (File Photo)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

Police are working to determine how a man died after his body was found Thursday (Aug. 27) in Lake Pontchartrain.

The body was discovered just before 4 p.m. near the shoreline at Crowder and Hayne Boulevard.

The coroner will release the identity of the victim and will also conduct an official autopsy to determine the exact cause of death.

Police said it is now an unclassified death investigation.

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