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Man, 52, found dead in back on Far Rockaway bank: Police

A man was found dead behind this bank on Mott Avenue in Far Rockaway, police said. Photo by Christina Santucci
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FAR ROCKAWAY — A man was found dead Saturday behind a Chase Bank, police said.

Officers responded to a report of an unconscious person behind the bank, at 19-12 Mott St., at about 11:45 a.m., according to the NYPD.

When cops arrived, they found Diomedes Lopez, 52, unconscious and unresponsive, police said.

EMS pronounced Lopez dead at the scene, according to the NYPD, though the Medical Examiner will determine a cause of death.

Police do not suspect any criminality, but the investigation is ongoing, cops said.

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