OAKLAND (CBS SF/BCN) – Investigators discovered a body inside a burned vehicle in East Oakland early Wednesday morning, police said.

Police are investigating the case as a homicide, which they said occurred just before 3 a.m. in the 3300 block of Delaware Street near the Laurel Art Garden and Interstate Highway 580.

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The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim’s name was not available Wednesday morning from the Alameda County coroner’s bureau.

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Anyone with information about the death was asked to please call the Police Department’s homicide section at (510) 238-3821 or the tip line at (510) 238-7950.

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