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Fishermen Find Body in Central Texas Lake

Body found in Stillhouse Hollow Lake in Bell County

Authorities are investigating after two fishermen found a body in a Central Texas lake.

Bell County Sheriff Eddy Lange tells the Killeen Daily Herald (http://bit.ly/1LicCx3 ) that it's not yet known who the person is or how the person died. The fishermen found the body Thursday afternoon at Stillhouse Hollow Lake, located near Belton.

Lange says "we don't know if this is going to be an accidental drowning, a possible homicide, suicide -- we don't know."

He said the body was in such a condition that even the race of the person couldn't immediately be determined.

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