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      Body found in Hilton Head Island home

      HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) - The State Law Enforcement Division and local authorities are investigating the death of a man found in a home in a gated community on Hilton Head Island.

      The Island Packet of Hilton Head reports (http://bit.ly/1koa57 ) authorities were called Wednesday afternoon after receiving a call asking them to check on the man.

      Beaufort County Coroner Ed Allen said the man had been dead for some time. An autopsy is scheduled Thursday to determine the cause of death. The name of the man won't be released until relatives are notified.

      Information from: The Island Packet, http://www.islandpacket.com

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