Body found burned inside vacant Antioch home

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ANTIOCH (KRON) — A body was found burned inside an Antioch home Tuesday night, according to police.

Police were dispatched at around 8:45 p.m. to a vacant house in the 2100 block of Manzanita Way after receiving a report of suspicious activity.

The house was filled with smoke, police said. Firefighters arriving on scene found the body of a male who had died in a fire.

The house had minor fire damage, police said. No other homes were affected by the blaze.

Police are now investigating the death as suspicious.

Anyone with information about this incident has been asked to call Antioch police at (925) 779-6922.

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