In Morton Grove, police discovered the body of an 88-year-old man in a burning garage.

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.

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