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Coroner identifies body found in west Vegas apartment

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Several police vehicles are parked outside a Budget Suites after a body was found March 11, 2014. (Roger Bryner/FOX5) Several police vehicles are parked outside a Budget Suites after a body was found March 11, 2014. (Roger Bryner/FOX5)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

Authorities released the name of a man who was found dead inside an apartment complex in the west side of Las Vegas.

The Clark County Coroner's Office did not immediately disclose a cause of death for Joshua Fortin, 35.

Homicide detectives were called out to the Budget Suites Tuesday after Fortin's body was found, according to Las Vegas Metro police.

Police said a call about the body was made 12:45 p.m. at the complex located in the 3600 block of West Tropicana Avenue.

Police did not immediately say whether the person died naturally or as the result of a homicide.

An investigation is ongoing.

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