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WANTAGH, N.Y. (AP) Police in Long Island are investigating after a dead body was discovered in a local park.

Nassau County Police say Sunday a body slumped over a log in Mill Pond Park Preserve in Wantagh (WAHN'-taw) was discovered just after 4 p.m.

Police say the deceased was identified as a male. They say the body was transported to the medical examiner for autopsy.

Police are asking anyone with information about the death to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.