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A woman found dead with a chainsaw wound to her neck is thought to have used the tool to commit suicide, say authorities.
Police are investigating the unusual incident, and the L.A. County coroner will make an official determination on the cause of the death.
A note found by police near the victim's body led to suicide speculation.
This post has been updated. An earlier version incorrectly identified the location as Culver City.