Body discovered near Springfield apartment complex

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A body has been discovered near the Maple Commons Apartments on High Street in Springfield.

Springfield Police Sgt. John Delaney told 22News that at around 3:00pm Saturday afternoon police officers were towing a vehicle on nearby Temple Street. They were approached by someone who said they thought they saw a body on High Street.

Officers went to investigate, found the body, and called homicide detectives to the area.

The cause of death has not been determined and information about the body and the identity have not been given out.

22News is covering this story we will update information as we get it on WWLP.com.