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Decomposed body found under Salt River bridge near airport

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Posted at 10:00 PM, May 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-19 01:00:38-04

PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities say a decomposed body has been found under a Salt River bridge near Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.

Police say officers got the call Monday and the body was located under a bridge near where Interstate 10 crosses the Salt River south of Sky Harbor.

It's unclear how long the body had been there and police say they're handling it as an unknown death investigation.

No other details were immediately released.