Man found dead in car in Los Altos

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Los Altos police officers found a man dead inside a car on Thursday afternoon. 

According to police, officers responded to the 200 block of Valencia Drive at around 12:55 p.m. to investigate a call about a suspicious vehicle. 

At the scene, police found a dead man inside the car. 

The Santa Clara County Coroner’s Office and the police department are investigating the death. 

The coroner’s office will conduct an autopsy to identify the person and determine the cause of death.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Los Altos police at (650) 947-2689.


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