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Body of Ackley man found on front lawn

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ACKLEY (AP) -

Authorities are investigating the death of an elderly man whose body was found on the front lawn of a house in Ackley.

Officers responding to a call found the body a little after 7:20 a.m. Wednesday, according to Ackley Police Chief Jeff Harnish.

There were no obvious signs that a crime was involved in the man's death, but an autopsy is scheduled for Friday. Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation officers are helping local authorities with the investigation.

The man's name hasn't been released, pending notification of relatives.

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