Body found by Detroit Fire Fighters after extinguishing house fire

Autopsy will determine cause of death

Published On: Nov 24 2012 10:57:41 PM EST   Updated On: Nov 24 2012 11:21:50 PM EST
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DETROIT,Mich -

Detroit fire fighters made a disturbing discovery after putting out a fire of a home in the 15500 block of Braile on the city's west side.

A male, believed to be in his late teens or early 20's, was found deceased inside the vacant home.

An autopsy by the Wayne County Medical Examiner's office will have to determine the cause of death.

The body was found just before 6 p.m. Saturday evening.

Anyone with information about this situation is encouraged to call the Detroit Police Department Homicide unit.