• BREAKING NEWS ABC shows live and on-demand -- Download the WATCH ABC app!

Body discovered inside torched Palmdale home

December 3, 2009 12:47:29 AM PST
A body has been found inside a Palmdale home that was set on fire over the holiday weekend.Investigators say the fire was set early Saturday morning at a house in the 1700 block of Autumn Mist Drive. As arson detectives were searching through wreckage, they found the body, which has not yet been identified.

Authorities are not sure how the person inside died, but they are searching for any links between the death and the early-morning fire.

Anyone with information is urged to call the L.A. County Sheriff's homicide bureau at (323) 890-5500.