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Body found in woods near Clarksville cemetery

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CLARKSVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

Clarksville police say a body was found in a wooded area near a cemetery Tuesday evening, and the cause of death is unknown.

Detectives said kids found the body about 6 p.m. in the Greenwood Cemetery area near Laurent Lane.

The person's identity is also unknown at this time.

Investigators will treat the unattended death like a homicide until the medical examiner determines the exact cause of death.

No other information has been released.

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