Body found in burning car at Phila. mall

January 29, 2011 3:05:57 PM PST
Police are investigating the discovery of a body inside a burning car at a mall in Northeast Philadelphia.

The discovery was made around 11:00 a.m. Saturday in the movie theater parking lot of the Franklin Mills Mall.

There are a number of unanswered questions, including whether the victim was dead before the car started to burn.

An autopsy is being performed to determine the cause of death.

There was no word on an identity of the victim.