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Man with gunshot wound found on Jupiter beach

JUPITER, FL (WFLX) - Police are investigating a new twist to the discovery of a man's body on a Jupiter beach Monday morning.

Police initially said the man drowned. Upon further investigation, police now say, the victim suffered a gunshot wound.

The body was discovered near 200 Ocean Trail Way. Police say the body was not clothed and appeared to have been on the beach for a significant amount of time.

Investigators describe the man as a white male in his late 50s. They are working on identifying him and determining the exact cause of death.

Police are now calling the case 'suspicious' and ask anyone with information to contact the Jupiter Police Department at (561) 746-6201.

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