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Local & Regional Body found in East Bakersfield alley Body found in East Bakersfield alley
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - Bakersfield Police are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found in an East Bakersfield alley.

Police say the decomposed body was found Friday just after 10:00 a.m. near 900 Eureka Street. They are calling the death suspicious.

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Local & Regional Body found in East Bakersfield alley
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - Bakersfield Police are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found in an East Bakersfield alley.

Police say the decomposed body was found Friday just after 10:00 a.m. near 900 Eureka Street. They are calling the death suspicious.

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