Body found in burned car in Reading

June 22, 2008 8:24:54 PM PDT
Police in Reading, Pennsylvania have a mysterious death on their hands. Investigators discovered a man's body inside a partially burned car Sunday afternoon at 1:00.

It was parked in an alley behind the 500 block of South 14th 1/2 Street.

Detectives fanned out in the neighborhood looking for clues.

They don't know how the man died - whether it was by fire or some previous incident.

Police are handling it as a criminal case for now.