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A body was found Wednesday morning in Rapid Creek near the bridge on East Boulevard.

Rapid City police found the body of a 19-year-old man in Rapid Creek on Wednesday morning, but no foul play is suspected. 

Police received a report around 8:30 a.m. that an unresponsive man was seen in Rapid Creek near the bridge on East Boulevard near the Omaha Street intersection. 

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Police suspect the man may have committed suicide, spokesman Brendyn Medina said. 

"Suicide is always a tragedy and the collective sympathy of our agency goes out to the individual's family and friends as they endure the loss of a loved one," the police department said in a news release.

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