Man's body found burning atop Detroit utility pole

By: The Associated Press
By: The Associated Press

A man has been found dead and on fire atop an electrical utility pole on Detroit's west side.

The Detroit Free Press reports (http://on.freep.com/Z1Ijj6 ) that someone in the area spotted the man Friday.

He had not been immediately identified and an autopsy was pending.

Detroit police Sgt. Eren Stephens told the newspaper it's not clear if the man was "trying to steal, trying to fix something."


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