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01/19/2012 05:24 pm ET

Body Found In Woods Near Georgetown University

Police are investigating a man's body found in a tent in the woods near Georgetown University. At this time no foul play is suspected, but police have cordoned off the wooded area directly adjacent to the Georgetown University campus near the entrance from Canal Road.

Just after 2 p.m. Thursday, a Georgetown University facilities worker found a tent in the woods in an area that is considered off-campus, but is adjacent to the University, according to GU spokesperson Stacy Kerr. The land is owned by the National Park Service.

That facilities worker notified GU public safety, who in turn notified NPS.

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