Detroit Police investigate body found in burning car

DETROIT (WXYZ) - Detroit Police are trying to figure out who left a body in a burning car on Detroit's east side.

After firefighters put out the flames and smoke, investigators blocked off a small section of Keating near 8 Mile and John R.

According to police, the body found inside the vehicle belongs to a man in his mid 20s. So far, officers do not know who he is.

Thee medical examiner's office, crime scene investigators, and homicide detectives, stayed at the scene for hours, piecing clues together.

It is not clear if the fire is what killed the victim. That will be determined in an autopsy.

Police told 7 Action News they are looking for two men last seen driving a big, burgundy, two toned SUV with no license plate.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Detroit Police Department.

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