Firefighters find body in basement of apartment building in Austin

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CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- Firefighters found a body in the basement of an apartment building in Austin on the West Side early Wednesday.

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The discovery was made at about 12:25 a.m. after a fire had been extinguished in the 5000 block of West Congress Parkway, Chicago police said.

No identity has been released.

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