Bound body found at fire in BK home

Police are working to identify a body that was found inside a home in East New York that was gutted by fire Tuesday morning. More than 100 firefighters were called to put out a blaze at 395 Warwick Ave.

News 12 Staff

Oct 20, 2009, 6:24 PM

Updated 5,332 days ago

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Bound body found at fire in BK home
Police are working to identify a body that was found inside a home in East New York that was gutted by fire Tuesday morning.
More than 100 firefighters were called to put out a blaze at 395 Warwick Ave. Once the flames were contained, firefighters say they discovered a severely burned corpse with its hands and feet bound. The fire has been declared suspicious.
Neighbors say the house had been vacant for a long time, but over the summer a man described as a vagrant moved into the first floor.
The medical examiner's office is trying to determine the identity of the victim and the cause of death.


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