Decomposing body found after fire on South Side

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CHICAGO — A decomposing body was found after a fire on the city’s South Side.

Police were called to the fire near 79th and Greenwood in the East Chatham neighborhood, just before 1:30 a.m. Monday.

Officers found the body inside a third floor apartment.

A death investigation is underway.

This is a developing story. Check back for details.

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