WARSAW, Ind. (WANE) — Police are investigating a fire after the Warsaw Wayne Fire Territory found a dead body inside a residence.
Firefighters responded to the 1000 block of East Smith Street in Warsaw around 11:15 p.m. on Friday.
Police aren’t sure what caused the fire. They also don’t know how the person found inside the home died. An autopsy will be conducted early next week to determine the cause of death. Police expect to release the victim’s identity late Monday or on Tuesday.
The incident is under investigation by the Warsaw Wayne Fire Territory, Warsaw Police Department, Kosciusko Squad 70 Fire Investigation Team, Indiana State Fire Marshal’s Office, and the Kosciusko County Coroner’s Office.