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Body of 19-year-old found behind Madam's Organ

WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- The body of a 19-year-old man was found Thursday morning in a stairwell in an alley behind a popular bar and restaurant in Adams Morgan. 

Family members of the victim tell WUSA9 the man is 19-year-old Paul McGuinness of Reston. McGuinness had been reported missing since Monday. Police have confirmed the victim is McGuinness.  

Police sources say McGuinness' body was found behind Madam's Organ on 18th Street NW. 

McGuinness was a first-year sophomore at Virginia Commonwealth University, the family said. 

McGuinness' was not found by police, according to sources. A family friend told WUSA9 a coach of McGuinness from high school found him.

Preliminary information indicates there is no foul play involved. 

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