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Detroit — The body of woman was found in a west side home after a fire, police said.

Officers were called to a home in the 8000 block of St. Marys Street near Tireman Avenue and Greenfield Road over a report of a deceased person, said Dontae Freeman, a Detroit Police Department spokesman.

The 51-year-old victim was found after the property's owner came to inspect the building after a small fire, Freeman said. 

He said the circumstances of the woman's death are unknown at this time.

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