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December 30, 2017 (La Mesa) — La Mesa Police are investigating a suspicious death of a 58-year-old man who was a patient at Grossmont Hospital, reports.

Lt. Vince Brown indicated hospital staff reported the incident to police shortly before 2 p.m. on Thursday, December 27th.  Detectives were sent to the scene, but no hospitals are considered subjects of the investigation, he told Patch.

Details of the death have not been disclosed, nor has the identity of the patient.

Anyone with information is asked to all La Mesa Police at 619-667-1400 or Crimes Stoppers at 888-580-8477.  You can also submit tips at

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