BREAKING NEWS Out Of SAN DIEGO

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A decomposed body was found stuffed inside a 55-gallon drum floating in the San Diego bay.

The drum, which appeared to be anchored to a wire line tied to three concrete blocks was discovered by a man who was cleaning his boat.

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He immediately reported the drum as navigational hazard to Harbor Police, but they were unsuccessful at locating the floating object, CBS 8 reported.

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The man, who wishes to remain anonymous went back out in his dingy a couple hours later and said that he noticed the drum was clean and had a hazmat tag.

The drum was towed back to the marina and when authorities took a look at it they noticed and awful stench emanating from a sealed barrel.

The barrel was pulled out of the water and loaded onto a truck where it is being looked at by a medical examiner, Fox News reports.

Captain Eric Thunberg of the Chula Vista Police Department said the age and gender of the person is unclear.

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“This is not normal,” Thunberg told CBS 8. “We have a body crammed inside a barrel, that is not normal. Something went wrong.”

Police said the death is being investigated as a homicide.

Authorities right now are holding off on saying whether the discovery is linked to any missing persons cases.

“Certainly understand the need for closure for families and the hope; however, it’s premature to even articulate who might in the barrel,” Thunberg told CBS 8.

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“DEVELOPING: body found 55-gallon drum in bay transported to medical examiner

“Families of missing loved ones are anxious. investigating a body in a 55-gallon drum in the after post game.”

“- investigate body found stuffed in a drum floating in the . Concrete tethered to barrel, gender unknown @ 10″

Terrible.

 

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