Body found in torched car in Eastpointe

Car, body found near Crescentwood Avenue

Published On: Jul 14 2012 10:37:36 AM EDT   Updated On: Jul 15 2012 12:51:05 PM EDT

A body was found Saturday morning in a torched car in Eastpointe.

Police said officers responding to the report of a car fire near Crescentwood Avenue, off Gratiot Avenue, found the body in the driver's seat.

The car appears to be a black BMW.

An investigation is under way.