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Police investigating dead body found lower Price Hill; name released

John L. Taite, Photo provided by Cincinnati Police Department John L. Taite, Photo provided by Cincinnati Police Department

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Cincinnati Police are conducting a death investigation after a body was found in the middle of State Street, in the 700 block, around 3 a.m. Friday morning.

Police say the man, John L. Taite, 45, was found dead and pronounced dead at the scene. Investigators are treating this as a homicide investigation until an autopsy is performed.

The Hamilton County Coroner is continuing to investigate the cause of death.

The Cincinnati Police Department Homicide Unit is continuing to investigate this offense. Anyone who has information pertaining to this offense is asked to call the Criminal Investigations Section at 352-3542 or CRIMESTOPPERS at 352-3040. Callers may remain anonymous and receive compensation for their information.

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