Body found near Venice boardwalk; LAPD is investigating

An LAPD officer stands near a body found Wednesday evening by the Venice boardwalk near Breeze Avenue.
(Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times)

Los Angeles police Wednesday night were investigating the death of man whose body was found near the Venice boardwalk.

The body was found next to a bathroom near the boardwalk and Breeze avenue around 6 p.m, the Los Angeles Police Department said. Police were trying to determine whether the death was a homicide.

The LAPD said the body was that of a male between 20 and 25 years old. No other details were immediately available.



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