Body found in East Boston

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BOSTON (MyFoxBoston.com) – Boston police started a death investigation Saturday after finding a body in East Boston.

At about 7 a.m., police responded to 282 Border St. for the report of a man down. The man had suffered stab wounds and was pronounced dead on the scene, officials say.

His identity has not been released yet, and no other information was immediately available.

Police are investigating the death and ask that anyone with information call the Boston Police Homicide Unit at 617-343-4470. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can call the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 800-494-TIPS or text the word tip to 27463.