DETROIT -

The medical examiner is investigating the discovery of a body found inside a Detroit home on Monday.

The Detroit Fire Department says they body was found inside a burning home near Longwood Avenue and John R. Street.

Body found in burning home near Longwood Avenue and John R. Street in Detroit

~The medical examiner investigating near Longwood Avenue and John R. Street~

Sources tell Local 4 the body is missing arms and is burned beyond recognition. Due to the condition of the body, it is unclear if it is that of a man or a woman.

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