Monday, December 18, 2017
Public safety

Charred body discovered in Town 'N Country

TOWN 'N COUNTRY — Detectives were investigating a burned body discovered early Monday, the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said.

Hillsborough County Fire Rescue arrived in the 7000 block of Hollowell Drive just before 2 a.m. after receiving a call about a fire outside an address there.

Firefighters discovered burning grass and a charred body. They extinguished the blaze.

It was unknown early Monday how the person died. The victim has not yet been identified.

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