February 5, 2023

Horror as the body discovered in the charred rubble of a unit above a dry cleaner, as arson detectives record the grisly scene.

  • A body was discovered in a residential fire in Melbourne
  • The fire engulfed a store in Sunshine West on Tuesday.
  • A man was taken to the hospital with minor injuries, police said.

A body was discovered after a residential unit above a store burst into flames, prompting police to set up a crime scene.

Fire crews rushed to the flat above Sunshine Dry Cleaners, on Glengala Road in Melbourne’s Sunshine West at around 4:20pm on Tuesday.

The body was located inside the house above the store front and a man was taken to the hospital with minor injuries, police said.

Police and fire investigators are working to find out the cause.

Anyone with information, CCTV or dashcam is urged to contact police.

Fire crews rushed to the apartment above Sunshine Dry Cleaners, on Glengala Road in Melbourne’s Sunshine West around 4:20pm on Tuesday (pictured)

Police And Fire Investigators Are Working To Find Out The Cause.  Anyone With Information, Cctv Or Dashcam Is Urged To Contact Police (Firefighters On The Scene Tuesday Pictured)

Police and fire investigators are working to find out the cause. Anyone with information, CCTV or dashcam is urged to contact police (firefighters on the scene Tuesday pictured)

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