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Man's Body Discovered Inside A Refrigerator By Maintenance Man

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The body of a man was discovered inside a refrigerator in a South L.A. apartment today.

A maintenance worker at an apartment located on the 600 block of West 57th Street discovered the body of a white man in his 40s inside a refrigerator at about 10 a.m., KTLA reports. Police say the man found in the refrigerator lived in that apartment, and the worker had gone into the apartment to make a repair.

Authorities are not sure how long the man had been in the fridge, nor how he got there. There was no sign of forced entry, and there were no obvious wounds on the body. The cause of death has yet to be determined.

The man's neighbors said that he had been exhibiting some bizarre behavior lately, including screaming at strange hours, NBC LA reports.