Police Investigating Death of Man Found in Burning Mpls. Home

Updated: 11/03/2012 8:10 PM KSTP.com By: Scott Theisen

Minneapolis police are investigating the death of a man found inside a burning home on the city's north side.

Police Sgt. Stephen McCarty says firefighters found the man's body when they arrived at the home on the 3800 block of Humboldt Avenue North shortly after 8 p.m. Friday.

McCarty says it's unclear how the man died.

The police department is asking for the public's help. Anyone with information is asked to call the department's tip line at 612-692-8477 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.