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Albany Police investigate railyard fatatlity - 02/10/17

At approximately 1158 hours on 02-10-17, the Albany Police Department received a citizen report of an adult subject in a red jacket and blue jeans laying on the train tracks near SE 7th Avenue and SE Jackson Street. The reporting person described the subject on the tracks as possibly deceased. Simultaneously, a second reporting person called Linn County Sheriff's Office's 911 Center reporting the same of similar information, with the additional report that the subject was in fact decapitated and deceased. Officers arrived and located a forty-one year old male subject decapitated. No name is being released pending notification to next-of-kin and no foul play is suspected.