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Body found in Myrtle Creek; homicide investigation underway

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MYRTLE CREEK, OR (KPTV) -

A homicide investigation is underway in the Myrtle Creek area of southern Oregon.

Douglas County deputies said a body was found in a rural area near Myrtle Creek at about 8 a.m. Monday.

The body was found along Louis Creek Road. Investigators haven't specified the name, gender or age of the person whose body was found. The Douglas County Major Crimes team has taken over the investigation.

FOX 12 Oregon will update this story when more information becomes available.

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