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Coroner identifies man police found dead Friday

The Clark County coroner on Monday identified the dead man with a possible gunshot wound police found Friday morning in the south central valley.

Metropolitan Police Department officers found Daniel Cruz, 53, at about 10:40 a.m. in the desert area of Las Vegas Boulevard South between West Pebble Road and West Agate Avenue, spokeswoman Laura Meltzer said.

The case is under investigation.

Contact Raven Jackson at rjackson@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0381. Follow @ravenmjackson on Twitter.

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