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Man's body found wrapped in plastic inside Detroit home

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By FOX 2 News Staff

DETROIT (WJBK) -- Police say the body of a man wrapped in plastic was found in the basement of a home on Detroit's west side.

Tips led police to the abandoned home on the 3400 block of Atkinson Thursday afternoon where they made the discovery shortly after 4 p.m.

Autopsy results Friday show the African American male victim died from a gunshot wound to the upper back, according to sources.

His identity has not been released.

Anyone with information is asked to Detroit police.

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