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A body was found near a burned out vehicle in a wooded area of Monroe on Saturday.

The Snhomish County Sheriff s Office says at about 3:30 p.m. Saturday, deputies were dispatched to a suspicious circumstances incident in the 7300 block of Woods Creek Road.

A citizen had called 911 to report finding a burned-out vehicle on private property, backed into some trees, with a deceased person found outside the vehicle.

It s not known if there is a connection between the vehicle and the property it was located on.

The Snohomish County Sheriff's Office Major Crimes Unit is investigating.

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