Keaton Fox, NBC 5 News
The Dallas Police Department and Dallas Fire Rescue are investigating a body found in a burning dumpster on Friday morning in east Dallas.
Dallas police found a body burning in a dumpster in east Dallas Friday morning.
At about 4 a.m. police arrived at 1100 Graham Avenue after receiving reports of a trash container on fire. The area is near the Fair Park neighborhood.
The burning dumpster was behind La Princesa Restaurant.
Once the fire was contained, police found a body wrapped in a blanket. Authorities are trying to identify the victim.
The Dallas Police Department and Dallas Fire Rescue are investigating the case.
Further details were not immediately available.
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