Police investigating suspicious death in Northwest Austin

Police are investigating a suspicious death in the 6000 block of Shepherd Mountain Cove. 

Officials say that just before 1:30 a.m. police responded to a report of a car fire. First responders arrvied to find the car fully engulfed in flames. Once they were able to put out the fire they found a body inside.

The Medical Examiner and the Austin Fire Department arson investigators are on the scene.

No information has been released about the person inside the vehicle but officials say the car doesn't show any signs of a crash.

As this point, officials say the death is being considered suspicious.

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