(STMW) — The body of a man was found Tuesday morning in a dumpster in the Jefferson Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side, according to police.

The body — believed to be of a white man in his 40s — was found in the 4800 block of North Lipps at 11:48 a.m., police said.

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The Cook County medical examiner’s office could not confirm the death Tuesday evening.

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Police are conducting a death investigation.

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