Body found in south Hastings identified

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HASTINGS, Neb. (KSNB) - UPDATE:

The Hastings Police Department confirmed that the victim of Monday morning's apparent homicide is Jose Hansen.  Jose is a 19-year-old Hastings resident.  

Police believe that Jose suffered a gunshot wound. 

HPD is asking for any information in this case.

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ORIGINAL STORY:

Hastings Police are investigating after a body was found early Monday morning. Authorities are calling the death suspicious.

Police sergeant Brian Hessler told NBC Nebraska the body was found around 6:00 a.m. by people out for a walk. Police tape now surrounds the scene in the 700 block of West G Street in south Hastings.

Hessler said the body is that of a Hispanic male, but that no other details are known at this time.

Details are limited, but more information will be provided when it becomes available.

Read the original version of this article at www.nbcneb.com.