The body of a man was discovered inside a storage unit in the city of Hawaiian Gardens Thursday evening.
Deputies assigned to the Lakewood Station responded to the 12300 block of Carson Street at about 6:15 p.m. after an employee at the storage facility smelled a strong odor coming from one of the storage units, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
A crew with the Los Angeles County Fire Department alongside deputies entered the storage unit and found the body of a white adult male approximately 30-35 years old, investigators said.
The identity of the man and the cause of death is unknown at this time.
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