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Police respond to homeless man's death

BILOXI - Police are currently investigating the death of a homeless man found on Porter Avenue late this afternoon as a possible homicide pending further investigation, Police Chief John Miller said.

The chief said investigators are treating the death as suspicious, though all indicators are the death "may not be" a homicide.

The identity of the deceased has not been released. Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove is on the scene.

The Sun Herald updates this story as details develop.

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