Police: Body found near center of Prospect Park

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Police are investigating a body that was found near the center of Prospect Park on Sunday.

Officials responded to the area around 2 p.m. after reports of a possible body near Center Drive.

They found the body of a man that appeared to be in his 60's in a small wooded area. 

Police say the man was most likely homeless and used the area as a shelter.

They have not yet determined the cause of death, but the investigation is ongoing.

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