Body found in burning car near South Florida park

Body found in burning car near South Florida park. (MGN)

Broward County deputies found a man’s body inside of a burning car Tuesday morning.

North Lauderdale firefighters responded to the Bicentennial Park along Kimberly Boulevard in North Lauderdale at around 5 a.m. after reports of a vehicle fire.

Authorities found the body inside the vehicle after putting out the fire.

BSO tells CBS affiliate WFOR they believe it is a homicide. Witnesses also tell WFOR they heard gunshots in the area.

The man has not been identified, and the Medical Examiner has not released an official cause of death.

No suspect information has been released at this time.

The Broward Sheriff’s Office says the incident is under investigation.

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