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NEW YORK (AP) - The NYPD is investigating after a man was found dead in the basement of a Brooklyn building.

Police say the 57-year-old victim had deep cuts to his throat.

He was found in the basement of a building on McDonald Avenue early Tuesday morning.

Police responded to the address after receiving a 911 call about an assault there.

The victim was identified as Mahuddin Mahumd of Brooklyn.

There have been no arrests.

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