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Constructions workers find body in East L.A.

July 15, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
An investigation is under way after construction workers stumbled across human remains beneath an East L.A. home.Deputies say the badly decomposed body was buried in a crawl space underneath a guest house in the 200 block of North Eastman Avenue. Workers found the body on Wednesday afternoon while remodeling the vacant home.

Officials say the body, which appears to be male, was clothed and may have been there for several years.

The people living in the main home were questioned and say they were shaken up by the discovery.