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Portsmouth Police launch death investigation after body found in lake

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Portsmouth Police are working a death investigation after receiving reports of a body in a lake.

It happened Wednesday morning in the 3800 block of Peach Orchard Circle.

Police confirm that the victim is a male.

According to police, a concerned citizen walking in the neighborhood called 911 after seeing something floating in the water.

The call came in 10:19 a.m.

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