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Owners Discover Stranger's Body In Backyard Pool

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Homeowners in Arcadia woke up Thursday morning only to discover a strange dog in their yard that led them to an even stranger discovery: the body of a man in their swimming pool.Greg Tser-Ming-Chen, 35, was found at the bottom of a pool of a home in Arcadia, according to City News Service. There wasn't any sign of foul play, and investigators are conducting an autopsy to figure out how he died—and really offer any sort of clue about how he got there.

Public records show that Chen lived about two blocks away from the home where he was found, the Pasadena Star-News reported.

Chen was wearing black pajama bottoms, a white T-shirt and he was barefoot. There weren't any obvious signs of trauma or blood in the swimming pool, the Pasadena Star-News reported. It's not clear how long Chen was in the pool, but the residents of the home said they hadn't noticed any body in the pool the night before.

The pool has a gate around it. The gate between the front and backyard was closed but unlocked. The dog discovered in the backyard was a leashless golden retriever.