Body found in trash bin at Chula Vista strip mall

CHULA VISTA (KUSI) — An unidentified man was found dead of unknown causes Friday at a South Bay strip mall.

A passer-by reported finding the body near a commercial trash bin in the area of Broadway and Naples Street in Chula Vista about 12:45 p.m., according to police.

There were no obvious signs of suspicious circumstances in connection with the death of the man, who appeared have in his 30s or 40s and possibly a transient, Lt. Gino Grippo said.

The county Medical Examiner’s Office was called in to take custody of the body for identification and autopsy purposes.

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