BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A body was found inside a burning car in northeast Baltimore on Monday night.
Firefighters were called to the 2800 block of Saint Lo Drive around 9:30 p.m. for a fire. When they arrived they found a car burning.
They were able to put out the fire, but then found a body inside the car.
It’s not immediately clear if the person died from the fire or before the flames broke out.
“We don’t know if they were dead before they were in the car or if they burned them up alive in the car,” police said.
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The case is under investigation.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Homicide detectives at 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup.