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Firefighters Find Body at House Fire

Posted September 27, 2007 5:11 p.m. EDT
Updated September 27, 2007 11:56 p.m. EDT

— Officials said they are treating a house fire in which a body was found on Thursday afternoon as suspicious.


Firefighters found the body of an unidentified male inside a the house at 404 Durant Drive in Fayetteville. Crews were called to the house around 2:30 p.m. and found the body after putting out the fire.

Authorities were immediately able to determine a cause of death, and the deceased's name has not been released.

Fire officials said the cause of the fire seems suspicious at this point in the ongoing investigation.