The Morton Grove Police Department is investigating a garage fire where the body of an 88-year-old man was discovered Saturday morning.
About 1:30 p.m., Morton Grove police said the department was investigating a fire in a garage located on the 7300 block of Arcadia Street and initially would not confirm there was a body found. Police officials said that after Morton Grove Firefighters extinguished the fire they found the body of the 88-year-old man in the garage.
The man was later identified as Domingo Morin, of the Arcadia Street address, and he was pronounced dead on the scene at 11:18 a.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner's office. An autopsy was inconclusive, pending further investigation, according to the office.
Morton Grove Police Department investigations personnel, along with investigators from the Office of the State Fire Marshal are looking into the incident.