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Man's body found in LA's MacArthur Park lake

MacArthur Park Lake

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MacArthur Park Lake, where a body was found Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012.

Los Angeles firefighters have found a man's body in the MacArthur Park lake west of downtown.

The search began after a man was reported in the water around 6:40 a.m. Tuesday.

Fire Department spokesman Shawn Lenske tells City News Service that divers found the body about four hours later

The man appeared to be in his 30s.

The death is under investigation.

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