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Police: Deceased person found in Gwinnett County park

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NORCROSS, GA (CBS46) -

Police are investigating a deceased person found in a Gwinnett County park in the block of 4000 S. Old Peachtree Road.

The body of an adult male was located in a ditch near baseball fields at Pinckneyville Park, an area in unincorporated Norcross, on Monday.

A park landscaper noticed the body around 10 a.m. and notified police. 

Authorities say the victim had a self-inflicted gunshot wound. A backpack and firearm were located near the body.

The victim's identity is being withheld until family is notified.

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