DALLAS COUNTY (CBSDFW.COM) – The Dallas County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a body was found burning in southeast Dallas County on Sunday evening.
The call came in around 7:30 p.m. in a remote area near Belt Line Road and Post Oak Road east of Wilmer.READ MORE: Denton High School Pep Rally Canceled Due To 'Unsubstantiated Threat' On Social Media
Spokesman Raul Reyna said his office received an initial call about suspicious activity.READ MORE: Duncanville ISD Going Door-To-Door To Encourage High School Seniors Back To Class
The caller told officials something was on fire, and when that person got closer to the flames, he or she discovered it was a body that was burning, Reyna said.
Crime scene detectives were called out along with the Dallas County Medical Examiner.MORE NEWS: After Canceling In 2020, Addison Oktoberfest Is Back With Thousands Expected This Weekend
The name, age and gender of the victim was not available Monday morning.