Body found inside vehicle behind Keiser University in Sweetwater

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SWEETWATER, Fla. – Police are investigating after a body was found inside a vehicle Tuesday afternoon in Sweetwater.

The body was discovered behind Keiser University in the area of Northwest 117th Avenue and 22nd Street.

Sky 10 was above the scene as police were spotted in the parking lot and yellow police tape blocked off the area.

A spokesperson for the Sweetwater Police Department confirmed they were handling a death investigation.

A spokesperson for Keiser University confirmed to Local 10 News in an email that the investigation does not involve anyone affiliated with the university.

“The developing situation has no relation to the University or its students, faculty, or staff. The campus is safe, and classes continue uninterrupted,” the spokesperson said.

No other details were immediately released.


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