Miami-Dade County

Body Found in Firefighter's Homestead Home After Blaze

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Homicide detectives are investigating after a person's body was found in a firefighter's home that was ravaged by flames Tuesday in Homestead.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue crews responded at around 1 p.m. after the fire broke out at a home in the 1200 block of Northwest 18th Street.

After the firefighters extinguished the fire, they discovered the body, Miami-Dade Police officials said.

Officials haven't released the person's identity. Homicide detectives were responding to the scene.

No other information was immediately known.

Check back with NBC 6 for updates.

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