MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating the death of a person found in a burned car as a homicide.

Firefighters responded to a garage fire about 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. Once the fire was out, authorities discovered a man’s body inside the vehicle.

Police believe the fire was intentionally set. The victim has not been identified.

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