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Wyoming woman finds dead body in river while playing 'Pokémon Go'

Wyoming woman finds dead body floating in river while playing "Pokemon Go". [NBC News]

A body was found early Friday by a resident playing the new "Pokémon Go" app.

Shayla Wiggins decided she would go on a walk before work with hopes of finding Pokémon in the new mobile phone game.

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"I didn't know what to do," Wiggins said. "I was really scared, so I was just like, 'I should just call 911.' And then I called 911, and they told me to go wait up at the highway for a police officer."

Wiggins was under the bridge searching for a specific type of Pokémon .

Pokémon Go is a game app where you catch creatures in real life terrains with your phone. You might find bugs or grass-type Pokémon in forested areas, or water Pokémon by lakes and rivers.

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