2 men arrested after body found in burned car Saturday on Cleveland’s West Side

Body found after car fire on Cleveland’s East Side
Body found after car fire on Cleveland’s East Side((Source: WOIO))
Published: Jul. 20, 2021 at 5:30 PM EDT|Updated: Jul. 20, 2021 at 5:31 PM EDT
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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - Two men were arrested Monday by members of the Cleveland Police Homicide Unit and the Gang Impact Unit for possible involvement in the death of 31-year-old Adalberto Junior Ortiz-Rojas whose body was found inside a burning car Saturday morning inside a car on Train Avenue, according to a press release from Cleveland police.

Cleveland 19 News is not releasing their names because the men have not been charged yet.

Cleveland firefighters and police were called out around 9 a.m. to Train Avenue near Vega Avenue.

They discovered a car ablaze when they arrived. Once the fire was extinguished, authorities found the body of Ortiz-Rojas in the back seat of the Mazda 3.

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