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ST. CLAIR COUNTY, IL – The St. Clair County Coroner has identified a body found Saturday in East St. Louis. Coroner Calvin Dye, Sr. says the victim is 39-year-old Demarco S. Bush of East St. Louis.

Saturday police found the body of Bush in the 1700 block of Martin Luther King.

The coroner says Bush died from a gunshot wound to the chest.

An investigation is ongoing.

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