SAVANNAH, GA (May 12, 2016) – Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department Violent Crimes detectives are investigating a suspicious death that was reported at approximately 11 a.m., May 12, near the intersection of Adel Street and Lamar Street.

The victim’s remains were found inside a burning vehicle, which was extinguished by Savannah Fire Department firefighters.

Metro’s Criminal Investigations Division, Patrol and Forensics units responded to the scene. Savannah Fire Arson Investigators also responded and are assisting with the investigation.

An autopsy will be conducted.

This investigation continues. A confidential tip line is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.

Anyone with information on this case may also call CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.