The Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office has not yet released any additional information regarding a body that was discovered Saturday evening in Hamilton Township after a fire.
Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel said Saturday that the body was found in the area Saturday afternoon.
The location of the fire and body have not yet been disclosed, and the death has not yet been ruled a homicide, Housel said. An autopsy was scheduled for 5 p.m. today.
The Mizpah Fire Company was called at 1:40 p.m. to a fire near the intersection of Landis and Estelle Avenues.
The Major Crimes Arson Unit is investigating, Housel said.