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Investigation underway after man found dead on lawn in East St. Louis

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(KMOV.com) – Police in East St. Louis are investigating a homicide after a man was found dead in a lawn early Saturday morning.

The body of the victim, identified as 31-year-old Preston Rockett, was found around 1:30 a.m. after a deadly shooting occurred in the 1000 block of North 16th Street.

Further details have not been released.

The investigation is ongoing.

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