NYPD: Body found under Far Rockaway boardwalk
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A New York City Parks Department employee found a body while cleaning debris under the boardwalk in Far Rockaway, Queens, early Thursday, the NYPD said.
Police did not say whether the victim was a man or woman -- and said details were still emerging.
It also was not clear whether the victim died as a result superstorm Sandy.
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The boardwalk area where the body was found is located south of Seagirt Boulevard near Beach 13th Street -- almost directly across from Silver Point County Park and Atlantic Beach and just west of the Atlantic Beach Bridge.