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Man's body pulled from lake near Navy Pier

Chicago police pulled the body of a man from Lake Michigan near Navy Pier this morning after it was spotted by a worker for a boat cleaning service, authorities say.

The body was found just north of Navy Pier about 8:15 a.m., said Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Jose Estrada. The body was that of a man believed to be in his 30s, police said.

The Police Marine Unit was called after someone with a boat cleaning service spotted the body and alerted police about 7:20 a.m., Estrada said.

Police were conducting a death investigation, awaiting autopsy results.

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