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Detectives investigate how man ends up dead in Fort Lauderdale school’s lake

Body pulled from lake at Dillard High School

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Detectives are investigating how a man ended up dead on Tuesday morning in a small lake at Dillard High School in Fort Lauderdale.

Police were called to the school about 7:30 a.m. after a bus driver made the grisly discovery.

Man's body found floating in lake at Dillard High School
Man's body found floating in lake at Dillard High School

Administrators placed the school on lockdown as a precaution.

Police divers removed the man’s body from the water.

Detective Tracy Figone, a spokeswoman for the Fort Lauderdale Police Department, said the man’s identity hasn’t been determined.


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