Firefighters Discover Burning Body in Thousand Oaks

Firefighters in Thousand Oaks discovered a body on fire outside of a house that is under construction.

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    Firefighters in Thousand Oaks discovered a body outside of a house after responding to a small fire on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014.

    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.

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