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South side body identified

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INDIANAPOLIS -

Metro homicide detectives are investigating a body found near railroad tracks near Raymond, east of Madison, on the south side.

The body was found early Tuesday morning after a CSX railroad employee called 911.

Police have identified the body as Gage Raub, a 20-year-old white male. The Marion County coroner says he died from multiple blunt force injuries, although the manner of death is still under investigation.

Detectives are working to locate next of kin. If you knew Raub or have information about his relatives, contact the Marion County coroner's office.

The last train passed through the area at 11:25 p.m. Monday.  The body was found around 4:00 a.m. Tuesday. Detectives will examine the engine's on-board video recordings for more evidence of what happened to the dead man.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call IMPD Homicide detectives at 317.327.3475 or callers wishing to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at 317.262.TIPS (8477). Callers can also text "INDYCS" plus tip information to 274627.

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