Body found after suspicious fire destroys house

Body found after suspicious fire destroys house

LORAIN COUNTY, OH (WOIO) - Police in Brighton Township are investigating a man's death after he was found during a fire call Tuesday morning.

The blaze began around 6 a.m. on Peck-Wadsworth Rd. and the home was fully-engulfed when firefighters arrived.

Once the fire was out the body of a man was found inside the home. While Deputies were on-scene they uncovered areas of the property that were suspicious.

The Sheriff's Office Detective Bureau is investigating the suspicious conditions and apparent signs of foul play.

The Lorain County coroner will determined the victim's cause of death.

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