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Body found near a dumpster at Rochester hotel

Police are still investigating the man's cause of death.

A man's body was found by dumpsters near the Best Western hotel in Rochester early Monday, police said. 

The body of a 34-year-old man was discovered in the parking lot of the hotel at 1517 16th St. SW. The man is believed to have been staying at the hotel since May, likely in town working on a construction project, police said. 

Police said there were no signs of physical trauma, adding that he may have died due to a medical issue. Autopsy results are pending. 

Note: Details provided in this story are based on the police's latest version of events, and may be subject to change.

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