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Burglar turns self in after finding body

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An unlucky burglar broke into a New Zealand home to find a dead body hanging from the ceiling.

The man reportedly screamed so loud that the neighbors heard him and called police to report a domestic dispute.

The 26-year-old burglar, who was not named, also called police and turned himself in. He is not expected to face charges, despite breaking into the home.

Police say the hanging victim had died hours earlier and might not have been found for days if the burglar had not stumbled upon him.

The dead is being treated as suspicious, according to the New Zealand Herald.

The burglar is familiar to police who hope this latest break-in will scare him enough to change his career path.

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