Body inside burning home

FAYETTEVILLE Upon arrival the officers found the residence totally engulfed in flames. The Fayetteville Fire Department arrived shortly after police arrived and quickly extinguished the blaze.

While inside the residence fighting the fire, fire personnel discovered a body and notified the officers on scene.

No identification of the body has been made and an investigation is currently in progress.

Authorities say further details will be released after identification is made and next of kin is notified.

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