REDMOND, OR -- Redmond Police are investigating the death of a person found inside a burned out vehicle, Friday night. Firefighters responded to a car fire just after 11 p.m. Friday. Redmond PD Sgt Curtis Chambers says, "Redmond Police and Fire responded to a vehicle fire on NW 21st Street and NW Larch Ave. After Fire and Rescue put out the vehicle fire, a deceased person was found inside. An investigation into the cause of th fire and the manner and cause of death is ongoing."
Sgt. Chambers says the vehicle was completely destroyed in that fire. "It was a residential area off main roads. We have tentatively identified the person and his family has been notified. We fully expect an autopsy to be conducted in the next few days." Redmond PD asks anyone who may have been in the area late Friday night and might have seen a suspicious person or car, to call investigators at 541-693-6911.