Firefighters in Thousand Oaks discovered a body on fire outside of a house Friday afternoon, a spokesman said.
Capt. Mike Lindbery said firefighters responded to a call of a small fire outside of a house in the 3100 Foothill Road at 1:25 p.m.
When they arrived, they discovered that it was a body on fire. The gender and any other details are not yet known.
It is considered to be a suspicious death. Investigators are working to find out if anyone was at the residence where the body was found earlier in the day.
Ventura County Sheriff’s Department is investigating.