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Body found in WeHo parked car had gun wound

A car gets towed after decomposing remains were found inside in West Hollywood on Saturday, June 9, 2012.

June 13, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
The male body found in a parked SUV in West Hollywood had a gunshot wound to the chest, said the coroner's office.

Police found the decomposing remains on Saturday in a Cadillac Escalade parked near Willoughby and North Genesee avenues after residents reported a foul odor.

Authorities said the SUV may have been rented out by the owner, but they have no details on the man's identity.

The incident is being investigated as a homicide.